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#1 bellasilva

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Posted 20 March 2020 - 07:17 AM

Corporal Howard H. Hominick served as a light weapons infantryman with Company C, 1st Battalion, 22nd Infantry Regiment, 4th Infantry Division and arrived in Vietnam in January 1968.

On April 27th, 1968, CPL Hominick was present at the battle of Chu Moor and was killed in action after suffering multiple fragmentation wounds from a land mine. He was only 19 years old, and had been in the Army less than a year.

He was posthumously awarded the Purple Heart and Bronze Star Medal.

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Posted 20 March 2020 - 07:17 AM

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#3 bellasilva

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Posted 20 March 2020 - 07:18 AM

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Posted 20 March 2020 - 07:29 AM

Wow. Powerful and sad to see his face all of these years later. 

Paul



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Posted 21 March 2020 - 05:50 AM

I agree, Paul. Here is a high school photo of him

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