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ROOSEVELT AMISON JR


is honored on Panel 16E, Line 42 of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial.

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AMISON JR
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  • Remembered

    Posted on 8/31/16 - by Lucy Conte Micik bennysgift@gmail.com
    DEAR CORPORAL AMISON.
    I HOPE YOUR PHOTO GETS PUT HERE!
    THANK YOU FOR YOUR SERVICE AS A MARINE GRUNT.
    SEMPER FI
    REST IN PEACE.
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  • Never Forgotten, thank you American Hero

    Posted on 3/10/16 - by Peter John Harrington pjharrington@verizon.net
    Never forgotten, thank you for your service American Hero! Our family had a loved one that operated in the same area with C and E of 2/3 199th LIB anti-tank platoon based out of Long Duc II village in the delta. You will always be remembered.
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  • Remembering An American Hero

    Posted on 3/10/14 - by Curt Carter ccarter02@earthlink.net
    Dear CPL Roosevelt Amison Jr, 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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  • Final Mission of U.S. Army helicopter UH-1D tail number 64-13708

    Posted on 10/22/12 - by wkillian@smjuhsd.org

    Aircraft took-off and crashed into the river about 100 meters south of the helipad. A red ball of fire was observed on the river's surface. Three crewmen and two passengers perished in the crash. There was one survivor, the aircraft’s commander. The lost crewmen included WO1 Harold K. Ketner Jr., CPL Roosevelt Amison Jr., and SP4 William G. Lacey. The two passenger casualties were SP4 McKinley Caughman Jr. and SP4 Woodrow J. Mueller. Nha Be and Navy Explosive Ordnance Disposal personnel participated in the search and recovery efforts. The wreckage of the helicopter's fuselage section was subsequently recovered by Light Lift Craft 1 and delivered to the Nha Be helicopter pad. Salvage operations were terminated on 12 March 1967. [Taken from vhpa.org]

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  • We Remember

    Posted on 8/18/12 - by Robert Sage rsage@austin.rr.com

    Roosevelt is buried at Shadow Lawn Cemetery, Birmingham,AL. AM & 8OLC

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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.

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