MEREDITH G HUBBARD
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HONORED ON PANEL 9E, LINE 40 OF THE WALL

MEREDITH GERALD HUBBARD

WALL NAME

MEREDITH G HUBBARD

PANEL / LINE

9E/40

DATE OF BIRTH

11/02/1936

CASUALTY PROVINCE

PR & MR UNKNOWN

DATE OF CASUALTY

07/19/1966

HOME OF RECORD

DETROIT

COUNTY OF RECORD

Wayne County

STATE

MI

BRANCH OF SERVICE

ARMY

RANK

SGT

REMEMBRANCES

LEFT FOR MEREDITH GERALD HUBBARD
POSTED ON 7.27.2019
POSTED BY: Lucy Micik

PS

P.S. I hope your photo is put here. This is a wall of faces and yours should be here!
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POSTED ON 7.27.2019
POSTED BY: Lucy Micik

Thank You

Dear Sgt Meredith Hubbard, Thank you for your service as an Infantryman. Your 53rd anniversary just passed, sad. Please watch over America, it stills needs your strength, courage and faithfulness. Rest in peace with the angels.
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POSTED ON 5.16.2019
POSTED BY: Kelsi

Thank You So Much!

I am a student currently studying the Cold War. I wanted to say thank you for your service!! I dearly appreciate it.
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POSTED ON 9.8.2017
POSTED BY: Bob Ahles, Wolfhound Brother

Peace with Honor

You were one of the brave that answered the call. You honored us by your service and sacrifice. We now honor you each time we stand and sing the words “THE LAND OF THE FREE AND THE HOME OF THE BRAVE”. Rest in Peace and Honor Meredith.
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POSTED ON 9.8.2017
POSTED BY: Bob Ahles, Wolfhound Brother

Ambush

The Boi Loi Woods lay about 25 kilometers northwest of Cu Chi. Like the nearby Ho Bo Woods, the Boi Loi was a long-time sanctuary for VC (and increasingly NVA) forces. When the 25th Infantry Division arrived at Cu Chi in early 1966 a major objective was to reduce the value of these areas to the enemy - and that meant extensive search-and-destroy missions.

On 19 July 1966, Company A, 1st Bn, 27th Infantry was conducting such a mission in the Boi Loi Woods when it was ambushed by a main force VC battalion. Twenty-four Americans died in the bitter fight which followed. They were

PFC Hearne W. Beaver, Beacon Falls, CT
PFC Kenneth M. Branaman, Seymour, IN
PFC Dannie J. Brewington, Broadway, NC
PFC Jack M. Brown, Washington, DC
SP4 Thomas J. Butler, New York, NY
SP4 Rodger D. Clawson, Allegan, MI
SGT Charles H. Crane, Molokai, HI
SP4 Bernard Dillard, Chicago, IL
PFC John T. Doike, Honolulu, HI
PFC Charles R. Fleming, Charlotte, NC
SP4 Jose C. Gosse, San Francisco, CA
PSGT Bernard A. Green, Los Angeles, CA
PFC Dallas E. Green, Oliver Springs, TN
SGT David W. Holmes, Crossville, TN
SGT Meredith G. Hubbard, Detroit, MI
SP4 Lamond J. Jackson, St Louis, MO
PFC Allen L. Jelinek, Cleveland, OH
PFC Douglas H. Knott, Dayton, OH
SSG Michael J. Mummel, Reidsville, NC
SP4 Leroy E. Peterson, Coon Rapids, MN
PFC Eugenio Rosado-Rodriguez, Ponce, PR
PFC Robert W. Ruhl, Lansdowne, MD
CPL Turner L. Thompson, Talihina, OK
PFC Lawrence H. Wilson, Lorane, OR
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