|Birth: ||Dec. 23, 1945|
North Carolina, USA
|Death: ||Aug. 14, 1971|
Khanh Hoa, Vietnam
Sgt Haywood Rodgers, Vietnam Veteran, Native of Siler City, North Carolina.
Sgt Haywood Rodgers was a casualty of the Vietnam War. As a member of the Army, SGT Rodgers served our country until August 14th, 1971 in Darlac Province, Khanh Hoa, South Vietnam. He was 25 years old and was not married. It was reported that Haywood died from friendly aircraft support. His body was recovered. Haywood was born on December 23rd, 1945 in Siler City, North Carolina. SGT Rodgers is on panel 03W, line 131 of the Vietnam Memorial Wall in Washington D.C.
The daughter you never met. This is the daughter you never met. I know you are looking down on me as my guarding angel and we shall meet in heaven. God Bless you. Lisa Fewell, 3106 Glen Hollow Road, Greensboro, NC 27407.
Haywood is the son of Mr Charlie Pinkney Rodgers and Euphenia Strickland Rodgers of Siler City NC. He was the Husband of Corine Camp Rodgers of Martin County, NC.
He served with the Delta Company, 3th Battalion, 187th Infantry, 101st Airborne Division "Screaming Eagles", USARV.
He was awarded The Combat Infantryman's Badge(CIB), The Bronze Star Medal with One Oak Leaf Cluster, The Army Commendation Medal, The Air Medal with Oak Leaf Clusters, The Purple Heart Medal for his combat related wounds, The Vietnam Service Medal, The Republic of Vietnam Campaign Service Medal, The National Defense Service Medal.
Charlie Pickney Rodgers (1915 - 2005)
Haywood Rodgers (1945 - 1971)
Sharon Antoinette Rodgers (1966 - 1967)*
Evans Chapel AME Zion Church Cemetery
North Carolina, USA
Created by: Tom Reece
Record added: Jan 28, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 17733296
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Freedom isn't Free, some paid for it|
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"The true soldier fights not because he hates what is in front of him, but because he loves what is behind him."|
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