FRANK L BLEVINS
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HONORED ON PANEL 9E, LINE 110 OF THE WALL

FRANK LEE BLEVINS

WALL NAME

FRANK L BLEVINS

PANEL / LINE

9E/110

DATE OF BIRTH

11/28/1942

CASUALTY PROVINCE

PR & MR UNKNOWN

DATE OF CASUALTY

08/08/1966

HOME OF RECORD

KANSAS CITY

COUNTY OF RECORD

Cass County

STATE

MO

BRANCH OF SERVICE

ARMY

RANK

PFC

REMEMBRANCES

LEFT FOR FRANK LEE BLEVINS
POSTED ON 4.8.2017
POSTED BY: Lucy Conte Micik

THANKS

DEAR PFC BLEVINS,
THANK YOU FOR YOUR SERVICE AS A HUEY, UH-1 HELICOPTER REPAIRER WITH THE 1ST CAVALRY. MIKE WAS 1ST CAV, SAY HI TO HIM. IT HAS BEEN FAR TOO LONG FOR ALL OF YOU TO HAVE BEEN GONE. WE APPRECIATE ALL YOU HAVE DONE, AND YOUR SACRIFICE. WATCH OVER THE U.S.A., IT STILL NEEDS YOUR COURAGE.. GOD BLESS YOU. MAY THE ANGELS BE AT YOUR SIDE. REST IN PEACE. MANY OF US HAVE BEGUN OUR JOURNEY TO EASTER. AND YOU ARE ALL IN OUR PRAYERS.
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POSTED ON 7.5.2016
POSTED BY: CHERI RUSSELL

1st Cousin

This is my 2nd message for you. The last post was 18 years ago, I still love and miss you. I was just 15 years old when you passed but you always spent time with me playing checkers, Chinese checkers and other games and just talking. You ALWAYS had time for me, you never acted like I was bothering you. You were so SPECIAL to me. Last year I finally got to see the Traveling Wall and find your name. I NEVER wanted to believe you were really gone since we never had an open casket. I was always sure I would find you some day. Just wanted you to know how special you made me feel and loved. You were one very AWESOME 1st cousin Frankie and I miss you even after all these years. I am so PROUD of you.
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POSTED ON 11.23.2013
POSTED BY: Johnnie R Montgomery (Monty)

Friend and Brother-in-arms

I lived next to Frank and we went into the Army,Boot Canp , Ft Rucker Fix Wing School then Ft Benning together. THen he wenet to Germany and I went to Viet Nam. We saw each other while on leave and swop stories. We had a good time, but then he was shipped to Viet Nam and I went back to Ft Rucker and then learned that he was KIA. That hit home for me as we went through so much of our Army life together. I miss his smile and stories, rest in peace is God's arms my brother.
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POSTED ON 11.22.2013
POSTED BY: Don R. Blevins

My big brother

It is 50 years ago today that President Kennedy was murdered in Dallas, Texas. You were only 20 years old, and about to be 21 the next week.
We would never have thought that 3 years later you would die in your
Huey while on a rescue mission. They lied to us about certain things that
happened on that day for reasons that I don't understand. Of course the
government has lied to our nation about many things over the years and
will do the same for generations. If Kennedy had lived he had made a
promise to have all troops out of Vietnam by the end of 1965. He truly
felt that we should not be involved with the situation that he inherited from
the previous leader of our country. You would be turning 71 this coming
Thanksgiving and I really would have liked to spend those missing years
with you and to know what king of person you had become. All of the holidays
after that were sad for our family. I always try to like Thanksgiving and remember all of those great family dinners with the relatives before your
life ended. Our Dad had the same birthday as yours and many times it
would be Thanksgiving Day. This was something that made that day
something special. Our family was heartbroken and it destroyed us all.
Nothing was ever the same after that. The war went on for many years
and thousands of our young men died in vain for the rich people of this
country. It makes me cry to think about what you would have become.
Dear brother I never was able to say that I loved you, because that was
never said in those days. Well Frank I love you and always will. I miss
your smile and all of the fun times we had . Here's to you Frank!!!!!!!!!
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POSTED ON 8.7.2013
POSTED BY: Curt Carter

Remembering An American Hero

Dear PFC Frank Lee Blevins, 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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