WILLIAM W WALKER
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HONORED ON PANEL 8W, LINE 95 OF THE WALL

WILLIAM WAYMAN WALKER

WALL NAME

WILLIAM W WALKER

PANEL / LINE

8W/95

DATE OF BIRTH

03/06/1937

CASUALTY PROVINCE

PHUOC LONG

DATE OF CASUALTY

08/08/1970

HOME OF RECORD

JACKSONVILLE

STATE

FL

BRANCH OF SERVICE

ARMY

RANK

CAPT

REMEMBRANCES

LEFT FOR WILLIAM WAYMAN WALKER
POSTED ON 4.17.2012
POSTED BY: Jennifer Brown

Thank you

Thank you Captain Walker for all you did for my husband and your entire unit. We think of you often and thank you for your sacrifice.
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POSTED ON 8.20.2011

If I should die...remembrances for CAPT. William Wayman WALKER, USA...who died for our country!!!!!!

If I should die, and leave you here awhile, be not like others, sore undone, who keep long vigils by the silent dust, and weep...for MY sake, turn again to life, and smile...Nerving thy heart, and trembling hand to do something to comfort other hearts than thine...Complete these dear, unfinished tasks of mine...and I, perchnace, may therein comfort you.
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POSTED ON 3.6.2008
POSTED BY: CLAY MARSTON

AN HEROIC SPECIAL FORCES OFFICER WHO WAS A POSTHUMOUS RECIPIENT OF THE DISTINGUISHED SERVICE CROSS


CAPTAIN

WILLIAM WAYMAN WALKER



was attached to



DETACHMENT B-33

COMPANY A

5th SPECIAL FORCES (AIRBORNE)

1st SPECIAL FORCES



The President of the United States takes pride in presenting the Distinguished Service Cross (Posthumously) to William Wayman Walker (258524875), Captain (Infantry), United States Army (Reserve), for extraordinary heroism in connection with military operations involving conflict with an armed hostile force in the Republic of Vietnam, while serving with Detachment B-33, Company A, 5th Special Forces (Airborne), 1st Special Forces. Captain Walker distinguished himself by exceptionally valorous actions on 8 August 1970. His extraordinary heroism and devotion to duty, at the cost of his life, were in keeping with the highest traditions of the military service and reflect great credit upon himself, his unit, and the United States Army.





~~~~~ DE OPPRESSO LIBER ~~~~~





YOU ARE NOT FORGOTTEN

NOR SHALL YOU EVER BE



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POSTED ON 8.4.2005
POSTED BY: Dave Kruger, 196th LIB. 66-67

Not forgotten

William, Although we never met, I just want you to know you are not forgotten. You gave the ultimate sacrifice, your life for what you believed in. Sleep well my friend, and thank you for protecting the freedoms we enjoy today.
A true American Hero.
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POSTED ON 8.8.2002
POSTED BY: LUCY FREELAND

PHOTO TAKEN IN VIETMAN 1970

PHOTO TAKEN IN VIETMAN 1970
You will always be a part of our heart.
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