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Relief Commander 2nd. Relief 30 May 1966, President Johnson Wreath laying ceremony.

Met the first Medal of Honor recipient from Viet Nam, Capt. (later Col.) Roger Donlon in the Guard Quarters.

Worked under 3 Sgt. of the Guards in 17 months, SFC A. Eldredge, SFC J.Meekins and SFC T. Bone. Sgt. Eldredge was most memorable.

Made some of the best friends in my life at the Tomb including M. Denham, H. Brennan, C Shacochis, M. O'Dell and most memorable, Marvin Franklin.

  • 3rd. Infantry \"The Old Guard\"
  • Good Conduct
  • National Defense
  • Tomb Guard Badge
  • Legion of Honor award in Basic Training, Ft. Knox