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 Post subject: Medal of Honor hero Nicky Bacon has passed
PostPosted: Sun Jul 18, 2010 7:32 am 
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Medal of Honor hero Bacon dies

Nicky Bacon, a Medal of Honor recipient who fought in Vietnam, died Saturday at the age of 64. NBC’s Lester Holt reports.

http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/34276015/vp ... 6#38291886

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 Post subject: Re: Medal of Honor hero Nicky Bacon has passed
PostPosted: Sun Jul 18, 2010 8:22 am 
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Your Gulf War Unit: 24th Infantry Division, 197th Infantry Brigage, 72 Engr Co.
Feel a hint of sadness everytime I hear about soldiers passing. Old and young.

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 Post subject: Re: Medal of Honor hero Nicky Bacon has passed
PostPosted: Tue Jul 20, 2010 9:48 pm 
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Your Gulf War Unit: 72nd. ENGR. CO. 197TH INF. BDE. 24TH INF
R.I.P. Soldier........rest soldier, rest, ...your war is over.

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