Alford, William Dwight, RD2

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Last Rank
Petty Officer Second Class
Last Primary NEC
Last Rating/NEC Group
Primary Unit
1968-1968, RD-0000, 1st Special Forces Group (Airborne), US Army (USA)
Service Years
1965 - 1968

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Home State
Rhode Island
Rhode Island
Year of Birth
This Military Service Page was created/owned by Eugene Claude Ipox, Jr., TM1 to remember Alford, William Dwight, RD2.

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Contact Info
Home Town
North Kingstown
Last Address
Okinawa, Japan
South Prong Cemetery
Sanderson, Baker County, Florida

Date of Passing
Oct 25, 1968
Location of Interment
Not Specified
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Other Comments:

Senator Robert C. Byrd received a response from the Department of The Navy, Office of the Chief of Naval Operations on my inquiry for PO2 Alford dtd 22 July 2008, Ser DNS-35/8U110687.

Letter states the award was for action during the Vietnam War- His act of bravery was in Okinawa.

Any information on this ship mate will be appreciated.
- TM1 Eugene Ipox
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 Unit Assignments/ Advancement Schools
Beach Jumper Unit 1 (BJU-1)Jungle Warfare Training School (US Army)1st Special Forces Group (Airborne), <B>US Army (USA)</b>
  1964-1968, RD-0000, Beach Jumper Unit 1 (BJU-1)
  1968-1968, RD-0000, Jungle Warfare Training School (US Army)
  1968-1968, RD-0000, 1st Special Forces Group (Airborne), US Army (USA)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1966-1966 Vietnam War
  1968-1968 Operation Stable Door
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