JAY E FORSBERG
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HONORED ON PANEL 22E, LINE 101 OF THE WALL

JAY EDWARD FORSBERG

WALL NAME

JAY E FORSBERG

PANEL / LINE

22E/101

DATE OF BIRTH

07/30/1948

CASUALTY PROVINCE

LONG AN

DATE OF CASUALTY

07/02/1967

HOME OF RECORD

WILLIAMSTON

COUNTY OF RECORD

Ingham County

STATE

MI

BRANCH OF SERVICE

ARMY

RANK

PFC

REMEMBRANCES

LEFT FOR JAY EDWARD FORSBERG
POSTED ON 9.30.2018
POSTED BY: Lucy Micik

Thank You

Dear PFC Jay Forsberg,
Thank you for your service as an Infantryman. It is now fall, and as the seasons pass, it is important to remember you 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 7.2.2018
POSTED BY: A Grateful Vietnam Veteran

Thank You

Thank you PFC Forsberg for your courage in dangerous times, in a far and dangerous place.
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POSTED ON 11.26.2013
POSTED BY: Curt Carter ccarter02@earthlink.net

Remembering An American Hero

Dear PFC Jay Edward Forsberg, 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 1.7.2008
POSTED BY: Robert Sage

We Remember

Jay is buried at Glendale Cemetery, Okemos, Ingham Co, MICH. His military stone says Co A, 60 INF 9 INF DIV PH
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POSTED ON 5.8.2006
POSTED BY: Bill Nelson

NEVER FORGOTTEN

FOREVER REMEMBERED

"If you are able, save for them a place inside of you....and save one backward glance when you are leaving for the places they can no longer go.....Be not ashamed to say you loved them....
Take what they have left and what they have taught you with their dying and keep it with your own....And in that time when men decide and feel safe to call the war insane, take one moment to embrace those gentle heroes you left behind...."

Quote from a letter home by Maj. Michael Davis O'Donnell
KIA 24 March 1970. Distinguished Flying Cross: Shot down and Killed while attempting to rescue 8 fellow soldiers surrounded by attacking enemy forces.

We Nam Brothers pause to give a backward glance, and post this remembrance to you, one of the gentle heroes lost to the War in Vietnam:

Slip off that pack. Set it down by the crooked trail. Drop your steel pot alongside. Shed those magazine-ladened bandoliers away from your sweat-soaked shirt. Lay that silent weapon down and step out of the heat. Feel the soothing cool breeze right down to your soul ... and rest forever in the shade of our love, brother.

From your Nam-Band-Of-Brothers
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