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Lex J. Byers

Lex J. Byers U.S. Army – Lieutenant Colonel, 31st Infantry Division Korean War (1944 -1966) Lex J. Byers was born on December 20th, 1926 in San Francisco, California. His mother was a housewife and his father was a comptroller for … Continue reading

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Robert T. Doyle

Robert T. Doyle Sergeant – U.S. Army, 24th Infantry Division, 26th Target Acquisition Battalion Vietnam War (1966-1969) Sheriff Robert T. Doyle entered the Army at nineteen years of age.  He jokingly states, “I tell people I joined the Army because … Continue reading

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James A. Rehkopf

James A. Rehkopf Lieutenant, US Navy (1971-79) Commander, US Navy Reserve (1979-1987) Operations Office, USS Gudgeon (SS-567) – Weapons Officer USS Ethan Allen (SSBN-608) – Staff Commander Submarines Pacific James Rehkopf  (Jim) was born in July 1949 in Portsmouth, Virginia … Continue reading

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John Roush

John Roush Colonel – U.S. Army  83rd Infantry Division (Platoon Leader); Army Military Police (Unit Commander); & Army Reserves, 91st Infantry Division (Company Commander) World War II (1942-1975) It was a cold, miserable night in Europe when John Roush and … Continue reading

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