The database page for Sammy L Brewer
Pfc. Sammy L. Brewer was born and raised in Hohenwald, Tennesee. He attended Lewis County High School. Sammy and I attended school together. We worked after school at Seaton's Bi-Rite Grocery. Later we worked together at Lewis Products Laboratory.
Sammy entered the Army and was killed in action in the Mekong Delta while attempting to rescue a wounded soldier. His family received his medals posthumously including the National Defense Service Ribbon, the Combat Infantry Badge, the Republic of Vietnam Campaign Medal, the Vietnam Service Medal, the Good Conduct Medal and the Purple Heart.
From a close friend,
A Note from The Virtual WallBravo Company, 4/23rd Infantry, lost two men to enemy mortar fire on 13 May 1968: PFC Sammy L. Brewer and PFC Charles A. Urdiales of Chicago, Illinois.
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a close friend,
Joe C. Smith
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With all respect
Jim Schueckler, former CW2, US Army
Ken Davis, Commander, United States Navy (Ret)
Memorial first published on 14 Feb 2007
Last updated 02/19/2007