There are four Medal of Honor recipients from Oregon on The Wall. All were awarded posthumously. Michele Hoffman of La Pine Band of Brothers tells us about the first today. Larry Gilbert Dahl born June 10, [...]
October 8-11, 2020
The dates The Wall That Heals will be in La Pine.
18~Number of Deschutes County service members on The Wall.
John Patrick Brown
Marvin H. Brown
Douglas Davis Coffman
Don Edward Darnall
Bennie Lee Dexter
Edward Maynard Hanson
Richard Jerry Hornback
David Leroy Judy
William Richard Klawitter
William Harmon Koho
Robert Edward Leamen
Johnie Boyd Machau
Timothy James Meeker
Gary Gale Prentice
Rex Earl Rader
Daniel Eugene Spencer, Jr.
Daniel Scott Steele
Frederic Peers Webb
3~Number of Crook County service members on The Wall.
James William Cox
Henry Lee Cramer
Joe Irvin Wood
2~Number of Jefferson County service members on The Wall.
Lloyd Hans Rohde
Daniel John Tababoo, Jr.
16~Number of Klamath County service members on The Wall.
Thomas W. Chatburn III
Charles Thomas Coats
Francis Leo Collins
Charles Thomas Deaton
David Lynn Evans
Norman Francis Evans
Jimmy Erik Floren
Rodney Cecil Harsch
Michael James McKibban
James Dalton Parker
Steven Lloyd Peters
Jerry Oscar Stenberg
Robert Wayne Taylor
Jimmie Malcolm Thompson
John Enfield Tworek
Thomas Henry Williams
4~Number of Oregonians receiving the Medal of Honor on The Wall
Larry Gilbert Dahl
John Noble Holcomb
Gary Wayne Martini
710~Number of Oregon service members on The Wall.
58,318~Number of service members on The Wall
3~Number of Lake County service members on The Wall.
James Blain Carlson
Layne Farell Clifton
Paul Arthur Sheer
2~Number of Harney County service members on The Wall.
Edward Charles Johnston
Ralph Gene Williams
12~Number of Oregonian service members still missing in action.
400,000+~Items left at The Wall.
1,500+~Service members still missing in action.
160~Number of Medal of Honor recipients on The Wall
246~Most casualties in one day–January 31, 1968
8~Number of women on The Wall–all nurses
3~Sets of fathers and sons on The Wall.
40~Sets of brothers on The Wall
600~Cities The Wall That Heals has visited.
22 years, 9 months~The average age of service members on The Wall.
375 feet~Length of The Wall That Heals
15~Age of PFC Dan Bullock,
the youngest service member on The Wall.
Panel 23W, Line 96
100+~Volunteers needed for October 7-11, 2020
1~Woman died from wounds. Sharon Ann Lane
June 8, 1969, Panel 23W, Line 112
16,592~Casualty count for 1968–deadliest year of the war.
62~Age of the oldest service member on The Wall
16~Number of Chaplains on The Wall. Chaplains are non-combatants.
64~Highest number of graduates from one high school on The Wall.