James Ardon Alloway
James Ardon Alloway, Jim, served with the Navy in Vietnam from June 1968 to April 1969. He was traumatized by the suffering he saw and was retired from service with disability related to PTSD. Jim seemed to recover for a while, but continued to suffer recurring set-backs over the next 23 years. On February 11, 1992, while waiting for a place to open up in the VA's PTSD in-patient program, Jim took his own life.