In Memory

John Hughes

John Howard Hughes, 23, a SGT in the US Army, 25th Infantry Division, died on June 9, 1969. John’s death was due to hostile ground action in Tay Ninh Province, South Vietnam. His name is in row 1 of panel 22W of the Vietnam Memorial. He had been in Vietnam since August 16, 1968 with length of service of 1 year. John was living in Phoenix, AZ, before enlisting in the Army. Source: Vietnam Veterans Memorial website.

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11/04/17 07:47 PM #1    

Patty Meyers (Anderson)

11/06/17 09:27 PM #2    

Geneva Keith (Ulm) sorry. After watching the Ken Burns documentary on the Vietnam Nam war I am reminded again of our generation and the sacrifices our fine young men gave with their lives. Did not know John Hughes but, so many died of our same age. What a challenging time. What a generation!

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