ROBERT A ELIA
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HONORED ON PANEL 39E, LINE 20 OF THE WALL

ROBERT A ELIA

WALL NAME

ROBERT A ELIA

PANEL / LINE

39E/20

DATE OF BIRTH

02/12/1947

CASUALTY PROVINCE

BINH DINH

DATE OF CASUALTY

02/13/1968

HOME OF RECORD

SHELTON

COUNTY OF RECORD

Fairfield County

STATE

CT

BRANCH OF SERVICE

ARMY

RANK

SGT

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Contact Details

REMEMBRANCES

LEFT FOR ROBERT A ELIA
POSTED ON 2.22.2019
POSTED BY: Aaron D Foster, CW4 USA RET

Death of SP4 Elia

SP4 Elia was a member of my squad with the 25th Infantry Platoon (Scout Dog), Ist Air Cavalry Div. We supported the 2nd Brigade and were based at LZ Uplift. SP Elia’s assigned dog was Jester. SP4 Elia was an a xcellent soldier and Scout Dog handler. Jester survived the battle in which SP4 Elia was killed.
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POSTED ON 8.25.2018
POSTED BY: BRYAN K HOLOMAN

HOME OF THE BRAVE

Although I did not know you, I honor your name. Although I did not know you, I honor your history. Although I did not know you, I honor your service, because without you, I would not be free. I was 7 years old when you honored your country with your life. I am now 58 years old, because you were a citizen of the Home of the Brave.
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POSTED ON 7.22.2018
POSTED BY: Lucy Micik

Thank You

Dear Sgt Robert Elia,
Thank you for your service as a Defense Acquisition & Survival Radar Crewman with the Scout Dog Platoon. We remember all you who gave their all. It has been too long, and it's about time for us all to acknowledge the sacrifices of those like you who answered our nation's call. Please watch over America, it stills needs your strength, courage and faithfulness. Rest in peace with the angels.
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POSTED ON 11.19.2013
POSTED BY: Curt Carter [email protected]

Remembering An American Hero

Dear SGT Robert A Elia, 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
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POSTED ON 10.11.2009
POSTED BY: Robert Sage

We Remember

Robert is buried at Pine Grove Cemetery in Ansonia, Conn.
25 Scout Dog Plt, 1 CAV
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