1967 Ronald D. Hart, SP4 Ernest V. Hensel, CWO Clifford N. Mize, SSG Danny Bolin, PFC Donald Kemble, 1LT 1968 R. Kermit Honaker, SP4 Charlie M. Leonard, SP4 Scott D. Reed, PFC
1969 Pablo B. Garcia, SFC Rand R. Merker, WO James H. Owens, Jr., CW2 Gregory Rugenstein, SGT Harold D. Beach, CPL 1970 Raymond L. Hodges, SGT Joe Luna, SP4 Thomas H. Messer, SSG Nick E. Sanchez, SGT Donald R. Smith, CPL 1971 Clifford E. Bench, SP4
D Troop honors those of our Brothers whose names are on “The Wall” at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, DC.
Gabriel Garcia, son of SFC Pablo Garcia, proudly shows a photo of his dad. Gabriel is active in Vietnam Veterans recognition efforts in San Antonio, TX.
SP4 Ronald D. Hart (Top), and CWO Ernest Hensel were shot down and KIA in February,
CPT Fred Miller and WO David Sooter (Lower. Rt.) were shot down the same day. CPT
Miller, severely injured, was rescued. WO Sooter was captured by the NVA and imprisoned
for the remainder of the war. If you served in D Troop in Vietnam, you served with
him. Released in 1973, WO Sooter remained in the Army and was KIA while on an OAS
mission in Ecuador in 1981.
Left:: Wreath Laying Ceremonies at the Vietnam Memorial in 2013.