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PFC Thomas Joseph Blackman
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Birth: Feb. 22, 1949
Davenport
Scott County
Iowa, USA
Death: May 9, 1968, Vietnam

Pfc. Thomas J. Blackman of Racine, Wisconsin, was killed in action at Ngok Tavak, Quang Tri Province, South Vietnam. He was one of the 200 brave men who fought a 10-hour battle on the hill at an abandoned French fort in the face of a North Vietnamese division of 8,000.

Thirty seven years after the Vietnam War, his remains along with 12 others were repatriated and identified. He was buried with full military honors at Arlington National Cemetery on 7 October 2005. 
 
Burial:
Arlington National Cemetery
Arlington
Arlington County
Virginia, USA
 
Created by: Dolores Maxwell
Record added: Dec 22, 2005
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- Erin
 Added: Nov. 6, 2015
Dear PFC Blackman, Thank you for your service in defense of freedom, and democracy around the world and specifically in Vietnam where you paid the ultimate sacrific and waited 37 years to come home. You will always be lovingly remembered. Rest In Peace.
- E49
 Added: May. 16, 2015

- snm
 Added: Nov. 25, 2014
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