Veterans Who Have Passed–Clarence “Bill” Brown

Source:  Rockford Register Star, Feb. 20, 2020.

Vietnam Veteran’s Honor Society

“The Vietnam Veteran’s Honor Society is planning some special ceremonies for Memorial Day. The public is invited to the unveiling of a tribute to Vietnam soldiers who never made it back home. “Faces of Heroes: Soldiers of History” is the theme of pictures of the fallen warriors. Ceremonies start at 10:30 a.m., Monday, May 26, at the Vietnam Veterans LZ Peace Memorial (just outside Midway Village Museum, 6799 Guilford Rd., Rockford.)”

“These are soldiers who are already listed on the memorial wall in Washington, D.C. , but previously had no pictures to go with the names. Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) has worked for a year finding pictures of the veterans on the wall.”

“Nich Parnello, president of the Vietnam Veteran’s Honor Society………”

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Source:  Rock River Times, May 21-27, 2014; by Susan Johnson, Copy Editor