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is honored on Panel 32W, Line 63 of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial.

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  • Posted on 8/23/15
    I was with PFC WRIGHT on GO NOI ISLAND when he was killed feb 19 1969. In the firefight my rifle exploded and they gave me his rifle after he was killed. I met him when he arrived and he was killed within 3 hours of arriving in the 'bush'. MARK R SMITH MD 11230 COUNTY ROAD 32 BELLEVUE OHIO 44811.
  • Remembering An American Hero

    Posted on 2/22/14 - by Curt Carter
    Dear PFC Howard Eugene Wright, sir

    As an American, I would like to thank you for your service and for your sacrifice made on behalf of our wonderful country. The youth of today could gain much by learning of heroes such as yourself, men and women whose courage and heart can never be questioned.

    May God allow you to read this, and may He allow me to someday shake your hand when I get to Heaven to personally thank you. May he also allow my father to find you and shake your hand now to say thank you; for America, and for those who love you.

    With respect, and the best salute a civilian can muster for you, Sir

    Curt Carter
  • Semper Fi

    Posted on 2/19/12 - by A Marine
    Semper Fi, Marine.
  • Remembered

    Posted on 2/7/12
    (Photo Credit: Terry Applebee) Rest in peace with the warriors.
  • Thank you PFC Howard Eugene Wright

    Posted on 2/19/04 - by Donald Lytle
    Although we never met personally, I want to thank you Howard Eugene Wright, for your courageous and valiant service, faithful contribution, and your most holy sacrifice given to this great country of ours!

    Your Spirit is alive--and strong, therefore Marine, you shall never be forgotten, nor has your death been in vain!

    Again, thank you PFC Howard Eugene Wright, for a job well done!


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The Wall of Faces

Brought to you by the organization that built The Wall, the Vietnam Veterans Virtual Memorial Wall is dedicated to honoring, remembering and sharing the legacies of all those who died in the Vietnam War. Here you can go beyond the names on The Wall to see the faces, share the stories and read the remembrances posted by friends, neighbors, classmates and family members.

All of these photos will be showcased in The Education Center at The Wall on the National Mall in Washington, D.C. To learn more about the effort to collect these photos and ensure their faces will never be forgotten, visit