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is honored on Panel 2E, Line 23 of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial.

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  • Casualty at Sea

    Posted on 1/15/19 - by
    PFC Thomas R. Ames was a machine gunner serving with K Company, 3rd Battalion, 7th Marines, 3rd Marine Division. On June 29, 1965, PFC Ames was aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Iwo Jima (LPH-2) when he reportedly died of spinal meningitis. [Taken from and Command Chronology, 3rd Battalion, 7th Marines, period of July-September 1965]
  • Tom

    Posted on 11/15/18
    Tom... Honoring you on your birthday...God bless
  • Friend

    Posted on 11/15/18 - by Prudy Luke
    I will always remember my special friendship with Tom, so sad to be gone so young.
  • Thomas

    Posted on 11/15/18
    Thomas....You will never be forgotten.....God bless
  • Veteran's Day

    Posted on 9/19/17 - by sherrie norden
    I just wanted to let you know that I will have the honor of reading your loved one's name in Washington DC this year on Veteran's Day at the official Veteran's Day Ceremony of The Reading of the Names. As long as we continue to speak their names out loud, they will never be forgotten.
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The Wall of Faces

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