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Capt Robert Livingston "Bob" Acklen, Jr
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Birth: Mar. 24, 1941
Nashville
Davidson County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Dec. 31, 1998
Dallas
Dallas County
Texas, USA

Captain US ARMY Airborne
-HONORS-
Silver Star; Distinguished Flying Cross; Bronze Star w/2 Oak Leaf /4 "v" Device; Purple Heart; Air Medal w/numeral 36 & 4 "v" Device; Army Commendation Medal w/1 Oak Leaf /3 "v" Device; Texas A&M University Corps of Cadets Hall of Honor 
 
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 Parents:
  Robert Livingston Acklen (1911 - 2006)
  Aimee Lips Acklen (1913 - 1987)
 
Inscription:
ROBERT LIVINGSTON
ACKLEN, JR.
CAPTAIN US ARMY
AIRBORNE
24 MAR. 1941
31 DEC. 1998
- HONORS -
SILVER STAR
DISTINGUISHED FLYING CROSS
BRONZE STAR W/2 OAK LEAF / 4 "V" DEVICE
PURPLE HEART
AIR MEDAL W/NUMERAL 36 & 4 "V" DEVICE
ARMY COMMENDATION MEDAL W/1 OAK LEAF / 3 "V" DEVICE
TEXAS A&M UNIVERSITY CORPS OF CADETS HALL OF HONOR
 
Burial:
Mount Olivet Cemetery
Nashville
Davidson County
Tennessee, USA
 
Created by: kimshockey (reb) (inacti...
Record added: Apr 18, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7366021
Capt Robert Livingston Bob Acklen, Jr
Added by: Peggy Bass Pearson and Hoyt Bruce Moore, III
 
Capt Robert Livingston Bob Acklen, Jr
Added by: kimshockey (reb) (inactive)
 
Capt Robert Livingston Bob Acklen, Jr
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2010: Distinguished Alumnus Award from Texas A&M University (http://tamunews.tamu.edu/texas-am-university-announces-2010-distinguished-alumni)
- Peggy Bass Pearson and Hoyt Bruce Moore, III
 Added: Mar. 12, 2014
Remembrance page: www.506infantry.org/memorial-pages/robert-l-acklen-jr
- Peggy Bass Pearson and Hoyt Bruce Moore, III
 Added: Mar. 12, 2014

- Eric Lowman
 Added: Apr. 15, 2012
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