Honoring Utah's fallen Vietnam veterans

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Spc. Four Frank L. Tafoya, USA

July 18, 1948  -Nov. 22, 1967

19 years old

Infantryman

1 year of service

Cpl. John W. Telford, USMC

Sept. 8, 1946 – Aug. 17, 1967

20 years old

Field Radio Operator

3 years of service

Petty Officer 3rd Class John B. Thornton, USN

March 8, 1947 – Nov. 3, 1968

21 years old

HM3

2 years of service

Sgt. Rodney G. Thornton, USMC

Jan. 19, 1941 – Oct. 5, 1966

25 years old

Rifleman

6-7 years of service

Spc. Four Allen D. Udink, USA

Jan. 28, 1949 – Dec. 29, 1971

22 years old

Infantryman

Capt. Richard H. Van Dyke, USAF

Jan. 24, 1944 – Sept. 22, 1968

24 years old

Pilot, Tactical Fighter

Lance Cpl. Theodore D. Van Staveren, USMC

Nov. 30, 1948 – April 10, 1968

19 years old

Multichannel Equipment Operator

Pfc. Michael Vasquez, USMC

July 11, 1945 – Dec. 28, 1966

21 years old

Rifleman

Pfc. Roger W. Volz, USA

May 24, 1949 – May 28, 1968

19 years old

Infantryman

Lt. Cmdr. Michael W. Wallace, USN

Sept. 12, 1936 – March 28, 1968

31 years old

Unrestricted Line Officer, Pilot

8 years of service