GREEN BERETS Newman, Bernard William

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By Rowland White

John Robertson

Administrator
Staff member
  • SURNAME
Newman
  • FORENAME
Bernard William
  • UNIT
5 SF Group (Det B-36) (project Rapid Fire) + (Det A-361)
  • RANK
Master Sergeant
  • NUMBER
  • AWARD
Silver Star with oak leaf cluster,Bronze Star with V device with oak leaf cluster,Air Medal with 2 oak leaf clusters,Army Commendation Medal with V device with 3 oak leaf clusters
  • PLACE
South Vietnam
  • ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
also awarded Purple Heart with 2 oak leaf clusters
born 15.12.1932 Massachusetts
son of Arthur Daniel and Elizabeth (nee Keough) Newman
attended school in New Haven,Connecticut
entered service 1950
retired as Master Sergeant 1972
graduated Rollins College (B.A.)
married Lauretta F. (56 years)
died 29.11.2015 Lakeland,Florida
Arlington National Cemetery,Virginia Section 35 Site 5159
 
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