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FREDERICK LARRY ALLUMS


is honored on Panel 43E, Line 40 of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial.

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REMEMBRANCES

  • Final Mission of PFC Frederick L. Allums

    Posted on 12/23/16 - by wkillian@smjuhsd.org
    PFC Frederick L. Allums was an infantryman serving with C Company, 2nd Battalion, 39th Infantry, 9th Infantry Division. On March 7, 1968, PFC Allums died as a result of metal fragment wounds he received while in his unit’s base camp in Dinh Tuong Province, RVN, when it came under a hostile mortar attack. Allums was awarded a Purple Heart and posthumously promoted to corporal. [Taken from coffeltdatabase.org]
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  • Remembered

    Posted on 8/26/16 - by Lucy Conte Micik bennysgift@gmail.com
    DEAR CORPORAL ALLUMS.
    I HOPE YOUR PICTURE IS POSTED ON THIS SITE. THANKS FOR MUCH FOR BEING AN ARMY GRUNT.
    REST IN PEACE.
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  • Remembering An American Hero

    Posted on 3/7/14 - by Curt Carter ccarter02@earthlink.net
    Dear CPL Frederick Larry Allums, 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.

    With respect, Sir

    Curt Carter
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  • We Remember

    Posted on 9/10/09 - by Robert Sage rsage@austin.rr.com
    Fred is buried at Union Cemetery in Warrior, AL.
  • MORE THAN A NAME ON A WALL

    Posted on 10/28/03 - by Chris Spencer cws71354@bellsouth.net
    Here is a link to a website that has the Statler Brothers performing their song More Than A Name On A Wall.It was performed at The Wall during a special remembrance day. I could just leave the lyrics but I feel it's better to hear the words. They speak to each of us who come here to remember our fallen brothers and sisters.
    http://www.geocities.com/grannys_world/thewall.html
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The Wall of Faces

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