In Memory of CPL Rickey Leroy Scott ........ Medic
A "Currahee Brother" who was killed in action (KIA) while attempting to assist a fallen brother. This young new "Medic" was attached to Charlie Co. from HHC and had been "In-Country" less than 30 days. In the face of heavy enemy fire, he simply saw a need and went to perform his job. Another one of "America's Finest" young men who's life was cut far too short! See the link down below on this page for the full story. . .
"Thank you brother for a job well done". Until we meet again my friend ..... "Currahee"......"Stands Alone"
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Rickey Leroy Scott, CPL E3 .... KIA July 8th, 1970 in Thua Thien, RVN_____ Cause: In Action Hostile Small Arms Fire Born: Nov. 6th, 1948 in Columbia City, IN ___ _ Survived By: Step Mother, Pauline _______ _____________Vietnam Memorial Wall Coordinates: 09W 133
Here is a wonderful 1999 "Veterans Day" Newspaper Article written about Rickey Scott by Capt. Jeff Wilcox. _A gripping "Must Read" story that pulls you right into the day that Rickey lost his life. . . Just click on this link here! ___May take a few moments to open!!
A special "Thank You" goes out to Jeff Wilcox in Saugatuck MI, and to Sarah Conner at the Post & Mail, Columbia City IN.
Memorial Service for Rickey Scott July 14th, 2016
Brother's. . . Then, Now, & Always. . . Currahee!!
Left to Right. . . Jeff Wilcox, Gary Gilliam, Glen Green, Frank Matsko, Glenn Shuman, Bob Smoker, Bob Lister, & Dave Simonds of Charlie Company 1970
Photos for July 14th 2016
To our fallen Brother! We will never forget you. . "Together, Then, Now, & Always!!"
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