Wayne Morris Horne

Private First Class
A CO, 1ST BN, 5TH INF RGT, 25 INF DIV
Army of the United States
11 June 1947 - 14 November 1968
Yonkers, New York
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25 INF DIV

5TH INF RGT
Combat Infantry

Purple Heart, National Defense, Vietnam Service, Vietnam Campaign

The database page for Wayne Morris Horne

11 Jul 2004


Photo courtesy of Nick Chabra

REMEMBERED

by his comrades in the
5th Inf Rgt
5th Infantry

A Note from The Virtual Wall

On 14 Nov 1968, while A/1/5 was sweeping Highway 14 south from Dau Tieng, a command detonated Claymore-type mine was exploded on the point element. Four men from A Company, a Scout Dog handler, and his dog were killed. One ARVN and two US soldiers were wounded. The dead were
  • SP4 David A. Bradshaw, Chelsea, OK, A/1/5
  • PFC Lester R. Davis, Decaturville, TN, A/1/5
  • PFC Wayne M. Horne, Yonkers, NY, A/1/5
  • PFC Robert T. Jones, Des Moines, IA, A/1/5
  • PFC Larry L. Johnson, Anaheim, CA, 44th Inf Plt (Scout Dog)


The point-of-contact for this memorial is
a fellow Bobcat,
Randy Kethcart
randy@bobcat.ws 
11 Jul 2004



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With all respect
Jim Schueckler, former CW2, US Army
Ken Davis, Commander, United States Navy (Ret)
Channing Prothro, former CAP Marine
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