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Corp Wayne Roy "Ski" Borowski
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Birth: Apr. 24, 1952
Fort Bragg
Cumberland County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Apr. 3, 1971, Vietnam

Cpl Wayne Roy Borowski, Vietnam Veteran. Native of Fayetteville, NC.

Corporal Wayne Roy Borowski was a casualty of the Vietnam War. As a member of the Army, CPL Borowski served our country until April 3rd, 1971 in Kontum, South Vietnam. He was 18 years old and was not married. Wayne died from an undetermined explosion. His body was recovered. Wayne was born on April 24th, 1952 in Fayetteville, North Carolina. CPL Borowski is on panel 04W, line 102 of the Vietnam Memorial Wall in Washington D.C.

Ski, I honor you and all the others that fell that day with memory and tears. You will never be forgotten. Those of us that served with you will always remember. Always forever and always Airborne, Doc Turner, platoon medic, Delta Co, 4th Battalion, 173rd Airborne Brigade, April 3, 1971.

You answered a call and became a soldier. You answered a call and became a paratrooper. You answered a call and joined others to lead the way. You answered a call and in so doing gave the supreme sacrifice. Rest in peace fellow trooper. Mike Masters.

We were in High School together for a short time. Short but unforgettable time. You, my brother Danny and I hung out together at school. We were not part of the "in crowd" but we had our fun anyway - playing paper football on the desk tables, talking, telling jokes--Just being good friends. I think about you a lot and always wanted to say thanks for being there for us. I miss you Wayne. Joe Hales.

He is the Son of Mr and Mrs Alexander M Borowski, 403 Dunn Road, Fayetteville, NC 28301. Brother to Susan Dorothy Borowski, Michael Wayne Borowski, the late Dannie Ray Borowski and Alexander Purrell Borowski.

He served with Delta Company, 4th Battalion, 503rd Infantry Regiment, "The Rock", 173rd Airborne Brigade, USARV.

He was awarded Airborne Jump Wings, The Combat Infantryman's Badge(CIB), The Bronze Star Medal, The Purple Heart Medal for his combat related wounds, The Vietnam Service Medal, The Army Commendation Medal, The Republic of Vietnam Campaign Service Medal, The National Defense Service Medal.

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  Alexander M Borowski (1919 - 1978)
  Kazimiera P Borowski (1926 - 1998)
Cross Creek Cemetery #4
Cumberland County
North Carolina, USA
Plot: Borowski
Created by: Tom Reece
Record added: Aug 03, 2010
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