1970’s

Terry W. Branham United States Army Colonel, Ret.

By | 2015-11-10T15:46:30+00:00 November 10th, 2015|1960's, 1970's, 1980's, Army|

Terry Branham enlisted and served 26 years active duty in the US Army and retired as a Colonel.  He served in Vietnam as a Cobra Attack Helicopter Pilot and was awarded the Silver Star, Distinguished Flying Cross, Air Medal with 26 clusters and the V device and the Bronze Star for Valor. Twenty years later during [...]

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Dennis Wachowski

By | 2015-11-09T01:58:15+00:00 November 9th, 2015|1970's, Air Force|

I was in the Air Force from 1969-1976. I served in Key west Florida during the Cuban Crisis.  I then was transferred to Miyako Japan which was a remote assignment. I cross trained from AC & W to air traffic control which trained me for my career once out of the Air Force.  I am [...]

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Steve Printz

By | 2015-10-28T13:22:45+00:00 October 28th, 2015|1970's, 1980's, Navy|

Steve Printz, U.S. Navy (Ret.) CaptainHe enlisted in the Naval Reserves at the age of 17 and was accepted as a Reserve Officer Candidate while attending college. His active duty career began in the U.S. Navy, Supply Corps and included diverse duties from logistics support of the 6th Fleet to overall operations responsibilities of the [...]

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Robert Adams

By | 2015-12-09T14:41:43+00:00 October 27th, 2015|1970's, Navy|

Robert (Bob) Adams served and retired from the Navy.  I am proud to have him as a father-in-law.  His son then served in the Army.  Thank you for your service Bob.

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Carol Adams

By | 2015-12-09T14:43:12+00:00 October 27th, 2015|1970's, Navy|

Carol Adams served and retired from the Navy.  I am proud to have her as a mother-in-law.  Thank you for your service Carol.

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Bob Ozbolt

By | 2015-12-09T14:44:32+00:00 October 27th, 2015|1970's, Army|

Army Lieutenant Colonel Bob OzboltServed twenty-two years as a pilot, flying missions across the globe, including in the Middle East and in Germany.  It's a pleasure to know Bob and here some of his stories.  Thank you for your service.

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Victor Turzanski

By | 2015-10-22T17:31:58+00:00 October 22nd, 2015|1950's, 1960's, 1970's, Army|

My father you proudly served in the U.S. Navy at the age of 17 and later joined the Air Force and then the Army until he retired. Dad, as a pilot with over 10,000 hours in the cockpit, you have served our country in WWII, The Korean Conflict and Vietnam Nam twice. I am so [...]

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SFC (R) Daniel McKinney

By | 2015-10-22T15:22:52+00:00 October 22nd, 2015|1970's, 1980's, 1990's, 2000-Present, Army|

Daniel Charles McKinney, Sergeant First Class (RET) from the US Army, 63, passed away on November 26, 2014 after a brief but valiant battle with cancer. A decorated veteran of Viet Nam and Iraq, receiving multiple Purple Hearts, Dan served his country with pride and honor. After recovering from injuries received in a suicide bombing [...]

Dick Couch

By | 2017-05-18T20:22:14+00:00 August 25th, 2015|1970's, Navy|

A 1967 graduate of the U.S. Naval Academy, Dick Couch served as a Surface Warfare Officer and a Special Warfare Officer. While a platoon leader with SEAL Team One in 1970, he led one of the only successful POW rescue operations of the Vietnam War. On release from active duty in 1972, he entered the Central [...]

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