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Class  of  1967
 

Earl  Wayne   Harris

Obituary

 

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Earl Wayne Harris was the second child and son of Voyze Gabriel and Audrey Owens Harris. He was born June 29, 1949. Earl enlisted in the U.S.Marine Corps, on July 12, 1967, following graduation from Grove High School. He arrived in Vietnam in December 1967, serving with Echo Company, 2nd Bn. 26th Marines. Earl suffered fatal injuries to the head during a mortar attack on Hill 861-A on February 26, 1968, and died two days later in a hospital. His parents were notified April 1, 1968.  He was buried April 8, 1968.

 

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THANKS  to  Bill   Harris, uncle of  Earl for securing this information and
Howard Welch ('52) for providing to the Grove site.

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EARL  WAYNE  HARRIS

HONORED  BY  THE  FOLLOWING  ENTRY  ON  THE  VIETNAM  WAR  MEMORIAL
WASHINGTON , D. C.

 

 

PHOTO  OF  MEMORIAL  ENGRAVING  PROVIDED  BY

Howard Welch ('52)
 

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