JOSE L MIRANDA-ORTIZ
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HONORED ON PANEL 31E, LINE 14 OF THE WALL

JOSE LUIS MIRANDA-ORTIZ

WALL NAME

JOSE L MIRANDA-ORTIZ

PANEL / LINE

31E/14

DATE OF BIRTH

01/28/1936

CASUALTY PROVINCE

BINH DINH

DATE OF CASUALTY

11/30/1967

HOME OF RECORD

RIO PIEDRAS

STATE

PR

BRANCH OF SERVICE

ARMY

RANK

SSGT

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REMEMBRANCES

LEFT FOR JOSE LUIS MIRANDA-ORTIZ
POSTED ON 12.19.2021
POSTED BY: Bill Bower- 330 ASA

Duty, Honor, Country

We served together in Pleiku SSgt! Mot fun! I have a photo or 2 to send to the VVMF
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POSTED ON 5.31.2021
POSTED BY: Ron Young

Missing You

Jose,
It was a very sad day when we learned about the accident. I left Pleiku the very next month to return to the states. I will never forget all the meals we shared. It took me years to find you on the wall. It was my pleasure to have know you and I will be seeing you down the road.
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POSTED ON 11.24.2020
POSTED BY: Bob Ahles, Vietnam Vet, St. Cloud, Minnesota

I Remember Your Sacrifice

Jose was born and raised in Puerto Rico until he enlisted in the US Army.
Arriving in Vietnam 6 November 1966, Jose was assigned to 330th RR,509th ASA Group, Army Sec Agency,USARV. Jose was aboard a C-73 62-4175, as a passenger, when the C-37 missed the approach on the runway and crashed into a mountain due to bad weather conditions, 5 miles south of Qui Nhon. Jose died as a result of injuries during the crash on November 30 and his body was recovered and identified 8 December 1967. Jose was single and he served his country for
8 years.
At the time of his death be was survived by his mother,Amparo Ortiz-Miranda
of 676 Villa Prades, Rio Piedras, PR.

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 Jose.

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POSTED ON 10.28.2020
POSTED BY: Lucy Micik

Thank You

Dear Ssgt Jose Miranda-Ortiz, I hope your photo is put here because this wall of faces needs yours too. Thank you for your service as an Expert Linguist. I researched you the 54th anniversary of the start of your tour. Saying thank you isn't enough, but it is from the heart. Halloween is this week, Happy Halloween. Time passes quickly. Please watch over America, it stills needs your strength, courage and faithfulness, especially now. Rest in peace with the angels.
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POSTED ON 1.15.2020
POSTED BY: James E. Sawmiller

You are not Forgotten

You have gave the Ultimate Sacrifice.
If any Family members or Friends of Jose reads this, I am looking for a picture of him to send to W.DC for the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall.
Wall of Faces It would be nice to have a picture of him to put with his Name.
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