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HONORED ON PANEL 12E, LINE 108 OF THE WALL

GERALD EDWARD CHASTAIN

WALL NAME

GERALD E CHASTAIN

PANEL / LINE

12E/108

DATE OF BIRTH

12/28/1940

CASUALTY PROVINCE

PR & MR UNKNOWN

DATE OF CASUALTY

11/22/1966

HOME OF RECORD

WALHALLA

COUNTY OF RECORD

Oconee County

STATE

SC

BRANCH OF SERVICE

ARMY

RANK

SP4

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REMEMBRANCES

LEFT FOR GERALD EDWARD CHASTAIN
POSTED ON 3.8.2022
POSTED BY: John Fabris

honoring you...

Thank you for your service to our country so long ago sir. As long as you are remembered you will remain in our hearts forever…..
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POSTED ON 1.2.2022

Final Mission of SP4 Gerald E. Chastain

On November 22, 1966, approximately twenty mortar rounds were received by Headquarters & Headquarters Battery (HBB), 3rd Battalion, 13th Artillery, 25th Infantry Division at Suoi Da in Tay Ninh Province, RVN. The 9:55 PM attack inflicted fifteen casualties, including one enlisted man who was killed. Artilleryman SP4 Gerald E. Chastain sustained metal fragment wounds to the head and burn injuries. He was taken to the 45th Surgical Hospital at Tay Ninh where he expired at 10:30 PM. Two officers and another twelve enlisted men were injured. [Taken from coffeltdatabase.org and “Army 1966 25th Inf Div AAR Op Wahiawa - Combat Operations After Action Report for Operation Wahiawa” at ttu.edu]
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POSTED ON 12.26.2019
POSTED BY: Ernest (Skip) Rysdyke

Remembering "YOU", Jerry.

What a dancing fool, he loved it so... the dearest friend, co-hort in all things, always the gentleman. Fun loving, filled with a true love of life always ready to go for a piece of it. He filled our lives to the brim, "Thank YOU,Jerry Chastain", for being a part of the lives of two people who you helped get togehter, get married, have children, grand and great grand children, all the things you and we all hoped for you. GOD blessed you Jerry, and us, by giving us you for the time that we all had. Thank you for that. We salute the most full of life and laughter indivdual we have ever or hope to ever have known. With continued love and fond memories Skip and Betty
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POSTED ON 12.28.2018
POSTED BY: Dennis Wriston

I'm proud of our Vietnam Veterans

Specialist Four Gerald Edward Chastain, Served with the Headquarters and Headquarters Battery, 3rd Battalion, 13th Artillery Regiment, 25th Infantry Division, United States Army Vietnam.
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POSTED ON 11.11.2017

ILove you Daddy! And miss you.

Daddy,The pride I have for you is unmeasurable. I miss you more as time goes by and love you with all my soul. Your little devil,deidre.
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