GREEN BERETS Eagle, Banze White

John Robertson

Administrator
Staff member
  • SURNAME
Eagle
  • FORENAME
Banze White
  • UNIT
5 SF Group (Company B,Det A-104)
  • RANK
First Lieutenant
  • NUMBER
  • AWARD
Bronze Star with V device with oak leaf cluster,Bronze Star,Army Commandation Medal with V with oak leaf cluster,Army Commendation Medal with oak leaf cluster
  • PLACE
South Vietnam
  • ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
born 8.2.1943 Iredell,North Carolina
son of Robert Alexander and Pearl W. (nee Byers) Eagle
5 SF Group 1968 (1st Lt)
9 Cavalry Regiment (Company B,1 Bn) (Captain) (helicopter pilot) 1971
awarded 2 Purple Hearts
above awards for 3 tours of Vietnam
technical advisor on film The Green Berets with John Wayne
married Judith Vance Klutz (b.1941)
died 21.7.1998 Winston-Salem,North Carolina
Olivet Baptist Church Cemetery,Catawba,Catawba County,North Carolina
 
Tip of the Spear: The Incredible Story of an Injured Green Beret's Return to Battle
No Guts, No Glory
15 Months in Sog : A Warrior's Tour
Delta Force: United States Counter Terrorist Unit and the Iranian Hostage Rescue Mission
All Secure: A Special Operations Soldier's Fight to Survive on the Battlefield and the Homefront
Only Thing Worth Dying for: How Eleven Green Berets Forged a New Afghanistan
The Giant Killer
Five Years To Freedom: The True Story of a Vietnam POW
Mobile Guerrilla Force: With the Special Forces in War Zone D
Blackjack 33: with Special Forces in the Viet Cong Forbidden Zone
Across The Fence: The Secret War In Vietnam
We Few: U.S. Special Forces In Vietnam
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