In Memory of Samuel "Ricky" Welch........ 1st Platoon


A "Currahee Brother" who passed in April 23th of 1978 in Turbeville, SC. We invite Currahee Brothers which were friends of his and knew him well to make some comments.

"Thank you brother for a job well done".  Until we meet again my friend ..... "Currahee"......"Stands Alone"

Here is a touching hand-written letter from Ricky's Mother, courtesy of Billy Orzak . . . . . Letter from Mom in PDF format

Samuel R. Welch,  27 Years Old______ ______________ ______________ Born: Aug. 6th, 1950 _________________________________________ Died: April 23th, 1978

In Memory of Samual "Ricky" Welch
August 6, 1950 - April 23, 1978



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