Ia Drang Veterans


Mike Patterson

Private First Class, Rifleman, 2nd. Platoon, B Company, 1st. Battalion, 7th Cavalry. Served in Ia Drang Valley on November 14 & 15, 1965. Murdered in 1984 in Georgia. Photo copyright and courtesy of Raleigh Patterson


Myron Diduryk

MAJ Myron Diduryk shortly before he was KIA in spring of 1970. Photo from Dolores Diduryk


Neil Kroger

2LT Neil Kroger – KIA 11/15/65; Xray. Died holding the line in Charlie Company


Palmer, Hurdle, Savage, Merchant

B Co 1/7 CAV in Oct 1965. Left to Right: Kneeling – Plt Sgt Palmer (KIA), SSG Hurdle (KIA), SGT Savage. Beyond Hurdle, Lt Dick Merchant (with cap)

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