Jerry Franklin WallsCorporal
B BTY, 2ND BN, 320TH ARTY RGT, 101 ABN DIV
Army of the United States
18 February 1941 - 08 October 1967
Kansas City, Missouri
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The database page for Jerry Franklin Walls
Like you said in your last letter, you wanted to be my hero...
I wish I would have had more time with you ... I wish I had known you.
I miss you Daddy and I can't wait to see you again.
Michelle Walls Wreede
Corporal Walls is laid to rest in Floral Hills Cemetery in Kansas City, Missouri.
From a local historian,
Notes from The Virtual Wall
Corporal Jerry Walls was an Artillery Forward Observer team member with A Company, 2nd Battalion, 327th Infantry.
On 8 Oct 1967, the 2nd Platoon, A/2/327th Infantry, was cut off from other Company elements by two North Vietnamese Army companies. In the ensuing battle, 17 troopers and 60 or more NVA soldiers were killed in action.
These men are remembered on the 2/327th Infantry site, together with more information on the battle.
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With all respect
Jim Schueckler, former CW2, US Army
Ken Davis, Commander, United States Navy (Ret)
Last updated 08/10/2009