Richard Anthony ChoppaCorporal
HQ CO, 1ST BN, 12TH CAVALRY, 1 CAV DIV
Army of the United States
26 June 1945 - 15 December 1967
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The database page for Richard Anthony Choppa
This is a photo of my second cousin Richard "Doc" Choppa. He was killed in action on December 15, 1967.
I know very little about him as he died 10 years before I was born.
From a cousin,
A Note from The Virtual WallOn 15 December 1967 the 1st Battalion, 12th Cavalry, fought a battle at An My (2) in Binh Dinh Province, a bitter fight that cost the lives of 21 American soldiers:
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With all respect
Jim Schueckler, former CW2, US Army
Ken Davis, Commander, United States Navy (Ret)
Memorial first published on 04 Jul 2008
Last updated 07/20/2008