PAUL O APPLEGATE
VIEW ALL PHOTOS (1)
HONORED ON PANEL 4W, LINE 134 OF THE WALL

PAUL ORBEN APPLEGATE

WALL NAME

PAUL O APPLEGATE

PANEL / LINE

4W/134

DATE OF BIRTH

10/23/1930

CASUALTY PROVINCE

QUANG TIN

DATE OF CASUALTY

04/19/1971

HOME OF RECORD

TUCSON

COUNTY OF RECORD

Pima County

STATE

AZ

BRANCH OF SERVICE

ARMY

RANK

SFC

REMEMBRANCES

LEFT FOR PAUL ORBEN APPLEGATE
POSTED ON 9.20.2016
POSTED BY: Lucy Conte Micik

Remembered

DEAR SERGEANT 1ST CLASS APPLEGATE,
THANK YOU FOR YOUR SERVICE AS A MEDICAL NCO INSTRUCTOR. BY YOUR ACTIONS, YOU SAVED LIVES. REST IN PEACE.
read more read less
POSTED ON 5.26.2014
POSTED BY: 1LT Adrian E. Tschoegl

Memorial Day 2014

Not forgotten
read more read less
POSTED ON 4.18.2013

Remembering an American Hero

Dear SFC Paul Orben Applegate, 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


read more read less
POSTED ON 12.28.2010
POSTED BY: Robert Sage

We Remember

Paul is buried at East Lawn Palms Cemetery, Tucson, Pima County, AZ. BSM-2OLC ARCOM PH
read more read less
POSTED ON 5.26.2008
POSTED BY: Your Brothers children

The man we never knew

For a man who we never knew, his picture, his green beret, his flag and his medals were made known over the fireplace throughout our childhood years. A man who we all imagined was strong, brave and audacious. What kind of man was he? We only knew that he loved the life that was given to him. The only life he knew, serving his country. He was a man that was wounded on Hamburger Hill. He was a man that was told he would never walk again. He was a man who we were told never said "never". We were all so young when he died for his country. Yet it was his picture, his green beret, his medals and his flag that reminded us that he should by no means be forgotten but reminded every day that he died for what he loved and he was the Uncle we would have loved to have known.
In loving memory,
Your Brothers children
read more read less