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is honored on Panel 13E, Line 26 of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial.

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  • Thank You

    Posted on 7/10/17 - by Lucy Conte Micik
    Dear PFC Brooks,
    Thank you for your service as an Infantryman. It is now summer, and it is important for us all to acknowledge the sacrifices of those like you who answered our nation's call. Please watch over America, it stills needs your courage and faithfulness. Rest in peace with the angels.
  • Remembering An American Hero

    Posted on 11/10/13 - by Curt Carter
    Dear PFC Franklin Eugene Brooks, 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
  • We Remember

    Posted on 8/22/12 - by Robert Sage

    Franklin is buried at Ridge Park Cemetery, Marshall,MO. PH

  • Remembered

    Posted on 2/3/11
    Rest in peace with the warriors.
  • Franklin E. Brooks remembered

    Posted on 5/7/09 - by Ruben G. Sanchez
    All though we didn't serve together in Vietnam, we did serve together in basic training in Ft. Lewis. I was part of your training cadre in the same platoon. I was proud to have known you even though it was for a brief time.
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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