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Technician Third Grade Harold F. Sabath                                                                                     

sabath.jpg     In January of 1943 three Engineers from the 1138th Engineer Combat...

                                                                                                               

 

 

Private Vinton Dove     

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Private Vinton Dove entered the Army at Fort Myer, VA, in September 1943.  Following bull dozer operator training, he was assigned to the 37th Engineer Battalion...

 

 

 

 

 

Specialist Fourth Class Eugene Buckley

buckly.jpg    Just after dusk on April 16th 1968, the 1st Engineer Battalion was tasked...

 

 

Captain Chris J. Brous Captain Chris J. Brous

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In the early morning hours of August 2, 1944, Captain Chris J. Brous was returning  from inspecting his front line troops... 

 

  

 

 

Specialist Fifth Class Richard Friend


friend.png     In the early morning hours of Sunday, March 21, 1967, a supply convoy... 

 

 

Private First Class Philip George

In early August 1967, Bravo Company, 39th Engineer Battalion...   george.png

Sergeant Major Frederick W. Gerber

Gerber.jpg     A native of Dresden, Germany, Frederick Gerber arrived in the United States...

 

Private First Class David Hutchinson

Just four days into a year-long tour in Afghanistan...  hutchison.jpg

 

SP4 Marvin Miller


miller.jpg  Specialist Fourth Class Marvin Miller had one of the most dangerous...

 

 

First Lieutenant Orville Munson


The 48th Engineer Battalion struggled to convert a severely damaged railroad...  munson.jpg

 

Private James D. McRacken

mcraken.jpg  In October of 1943, James Dougald McRacken left his pregnant wife...