JAMES D JOHNSON
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HONORED ON PANEL 13W, LINE 78 OF THE WALL

JAMES DEAN JOHNSON

WALL NAME

JAMES D JOHNSON

PANEL / LINE

13W/78

DATE OF BIRTH

02/16/1950

CASUALTY PROVINCE

BINH DUONG

DATE OF CASUALTY

03/03/1970

HOME OF RECORD

LETTS

COUNTY OF RECORD

Louisa County

STATE

IA

BRANCH OF SERVICE

ARMY

RANK

PFC

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REMEMBRANCES

LEFT FOR JAMES DEAN JOHNSON
POSTED ON 6.1.2008
POSTED BY: Robert Sage

We Remember

Jammes is buried at Grandview Cemetery, Grandview TWP, Louisa Co, IA.
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POSTED ON 11.3.2005
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 heros 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 heros 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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