RICHARD A AKIN JR
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HONORED ON PANEL 45W, LINE 30 OF THE WALL

RICHARD ARTHUR AKIN JR

WALL NAME

RICHARD A AKIN JR

PANEL / LINE

45W/30

DATE OF BIRTH

03/18/1948

CASUALTY PROVINCE

TAY NINH

DATE OF CASUALTY

09/03/1968

HOME OF RECORD

ALBANY

COUNTY OF RECORD

Linn County

STATE

OR

BRANCH OF SERVICE

ARMY

RANK

PFC

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REMEMBRANCES

LEFT FOR RICHARD ARTHUR AKIN JR
POSTED ON 8.10.2013
POSTED BY: MIKE RIDDERS

MY FRIEND

RICK WAS MY HIGH SCHOOL BUDDY. WE SPENT A LOT OF TIME TOGETHER BUILDING MODEL CARS,(WHICH HE WON TROPIES ON) CROSSBOWS AND BUYING OUR FIRST CAR TOGETHER. AFTER HIGH SCHOOL HE WENT ARMY I WENT NAVY MY LETTER FROM SK SCHOOL ARIVED IN COUNTRY FOR HIM THE DAY HE DIED AND RETURNED TO ME BY THE ARMY, WHICH I STILL HAVE. HE IS MISSED AT THE POKER TABLE AND AS A DEAR FRIEND
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POSTED ON 1.8.2013

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(L to R) Richard Akin, Doug Learned, SGT Nail



(Photo Credit: David Olsen)



Rest in peace with the warriors.



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POSTED ON 1.8.2013

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PFC Akin on the right.



(Photo Credit: David Olsen)



Rest in peace with the warriors.

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POSTED ON 9.3.2012
POSTED BY: Ed Cardon

Salute from a Wolfhound


I did not know PFC Richard Akin but I served with the 25th Infantry Division (1-27 Infantry Wolfhounds) from 1969-70. I salute your Service and Sacrifice. May you find the peace of the Lord and your family and friends as well.


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POSTED ON 3.17.2012

Remembered

(Photo Credit: Gary Tippey) Rest in peace with the warriors.
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