JAMES E RIMMER
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HONORED ON PANEL 11W, LINE 94 OF THE WALL

JAMES EDWARD RIMMER

WALL NAME

JAMES E RIMMER

PANEL / LINE

11W/94

DATE OF BIRTH

12/12/1947

CASUALTY PROVINCE

QUANG TIN

DATE OF CASUALTY

05/04/1970

HOME OF RECORD

OREGON

COUNTY OF RECORD

Ogle County

STATE

IL

BRANCH OF SERVICE

ARMY

RANK

CPL

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Contact Details
ASSOCIATED ITEMS LEFT AT THE WALL

REMEMBRANCES

LEFT FOR JAMES EDWARD RIMMER
POSTED ON 9.1.2023
POSTED BY: john fabris

honoring you.....

Thank you for your service to our country so long ago sir. The remembrance from your classmate Edward Bates is touching and reflects his admiration and respect for you. As long as you are remembered you will remain in our hearts forever….
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POSTED ON 9.2.2021
POSTED BY: Lucy Micik

Thank You

Dear Cpl James Rimmer, Thank you for your service as a Medical Corpsman. Thank you for the lives you saved. Saying thank you isn't enough, but it is from the heart. Today is the 76th anniversary of the end of WWII, and the 20th anniversary of 9/11 is soon. 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 5.4.2021
POSTED BY: A Grateful Vietnam Veteran, WIA

Bronze Star Medal Award for Valor

Corporal James Edward Rimmer was awarded the Bronze Star Medal for Valor, with Combat Distinguishing Device (V), for his exemplary gallantry in action. He was also awarded the Bronze Star Medal for Merit for his sustained meritorious service. He served as a Medical Corpsman (Combat Medic) and was assigned to HHC, 2ND BN, 1ST INFANTRY, 196TH INFANTRY BDE, AMERICAL DIV.
See http://www.coffeltdatabase.org/detreq2.php
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POSTED ON 5.17.2018
POSTED BY: Carl L Sorensen.

James "Ed" Rimmer Scholarship

Friends, Classmates, members of Ed's unit founded a scholarship in his name in 2007 for two outstanding students exhibiting the exemplify the qualities Ed displayed as a student, an athlete, a COmbat Medic, that did not hestitate to answer te call when a brother in arms of his unit came under heavy fire and was seriously wounded. Ed responded and "went up the hill" to treat a wounded comrade. Ed not only drew fire away from the wounded soldier, but sustained wounds that resulted in his own death. PLEASE send contributions to Oregon High School Foundation, 210 S 10th St., Oregon, IL 61061, MARK: RIMMER SCHOLARSHIP FUND!
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POSTED ON 12.12.2016
POSTED BY: Dennis Wriston

I'm proud of our Vietnam Veterans

Corporal James Edward Rimmer, Served with the Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 2nd Battalion, 1st Infantry Regiment, 196th Infantry Brigade, Americal Division.
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