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Archive | May 16, 2014

Terry, George C., CSM (Ret)

Our Honorary CSM George G. Terry (Retired) has passed away. George was 77 and died from an illness May 3, 2014 at his home. He was born December 31, 1936 in Warrenton, N.C., the son of Steven and Nancy P. (Bryant) Terry. He attended schools in Warrenton, and graduated from John Hawkins High School in […]

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Stiltz, Staff SGT Matthew H.

Staff Sgt. Matthew H. Stiltz was born in Spokane, Wash. He graduated from Shadle Park High School in 2005. He enlisted in the U.S. Army June 26, 2005. His military service includes: Basic training and Advanced Individual Training course, One Stop Unit Training, Fort Benning Ga. He was assigned to the 1st Bn., 28 Inf. […]

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Richardson, SGT Joseph A.

Sgt. Joseph A. Richardson was born Sept. 10, 1989, in Algona, Iowa. He graduated from Booneville High School in Arkansas in May 2008. He enlisted in the U.S. Army on June 10, 2008. His military service includes: Basic training and the Advanced Individual Training course, One Stop Unit Training, Fort Benning Ga. He was assigned […]

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Hicks, SGT Channing Bo

Sgt. Channing Bo Hicks was born on March 18, 1988, in Greer, S.C. He graduated from Greer High School 2006. He enlisted in the U.S. Army on June 21, 2006. His military service includes: Basic training and Advanced Individual Training course, One Stop Unit Training, Fort Benning, Ga. He was assigned to 1st Bn., 28th […]

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Barrow, Clarence A 1SG

Date Of Birth: March 24, 1932 Date Of Death: April 29, 2014 Service Date: A private memorial will be held at a later date. Clarence Albert Barrow, 82, of Bloomington, passed away on Tuesday at the IU Health Hospice House. Clarence was born on March 24, 1932 in Bloomington, IN; he was the son of […]

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Benson, Keith SP4

Benson, Keith SP4 SP4 Keith Benson died on 18 January 2012 in Afghanistan. The Battalion Chaplain informed us of his passing. SP4 Benson was cited earlier for his heroism during other actions involving his unit. Chaplain Bailey wrote: “SPC Keith Benson will always be remembered as a Combat Medic. He earned the Combat Medical Badge […]

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Cooney, Ed WAMPUS CAT

I am sorry to report the passing of one of the original “Wampus Cats” of World War II. Edward C. Cooney lost his battle with cancer and passed away 2 June 2011. Ed’s wife Elizabeth notified me by telephone today, 21 Sep 2011. Ed had been a Commo Sergeant during WWII with the 28th from […]

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Forsch, Jack I.

Honored Sir: It is with great sadness that I must inform you of the death of one of your members. His name was Jack I. Forsch member #2156 as of 2004. He earned the bronze star in WWII and the purple heart. He was involved in the Battle for Brest and the Huertgen Forest, where […]

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Harvey, Bill

Bill Harvey, age 68, of Colora, MD passed away on September 7, 2013. Bill was born on August 1, 1945 in Richmond, VA to the late William D. and Madge A. (Taylor) Harvey. 
Bill worked as a stockmaker and made a name for himself internationally as a maker of fine gunstocks. He proudly served in […]

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Navarro, James P. 1SG USA (Ret.)

We were notified of the passing of a fellow Black Lion who served in Viet Nam Co A 1/28th Inf. Our deepest sympathies go out to the entire family of 1SG Navarro. James was a proud member of the 28th Infantry Association Black Lions. Below is the Obituary from the San Antonio Newspapers: 1st Sgt. […]

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