Earliest known casualty

Michael ‘Mike’ Allen Welch, is the earliest known casualty from Tennyson High School, he died in combat on April 8th, 1967. He was a member of the 1st Air Cavalry Division, 7th Air Cavalry, 1st Battalion.

I didn’t know of Michaels service until Sunday, November 09, 2014. All I can provide is Mikes name and photo (courtesy of Tennyson High School Alumnie ) include him in todays blog page and a link to Tennyson High School remembrance page.

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About pleiku1970

My service at Pleiku, 1970 is significient because of the Cambodian Incursion. Close proximity to exit routes from the Ho Chi Minh Trail and the "Tri-Border area of Laos,Cambodia and Vietnam. This Air Force assignment was different than most, because of the isolation.
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