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Tom Reece (#46857744)
 member for 8 years, 11 months, 17 days
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Bio Photo I'm addicted to Genealogy so my wife says. I've been doing it for about fifteen years. Taking pictures of all the kin I never got to meet. We were told we were the last of the Reece's "NOT"!! I started out with about ten names and have over six thousand five hundred. I'm really glad there are people who will help you with your research. FindAGrave is another tool for newcomers to Genealogy and Veterans. If you find any errors or would like for us to correct the info that was supplied to us please use the edit tab then the suggest a correction (SAC) bar.

My brother Jim & Rosa King and I are currently working on all the NC Vietnam KIA/MIA's Grave sites. After 8 years of searching, we've located all of the resting places for these brave men & women who paid the ultimate price, over 1900 of them. This doesn't mean we are idle. Now we are looking for their photos. The search for all Vietnam KIA/MIA's goes on.

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Edward A. Baudrau
Hey my distant cousin, Edward A. Baudrau, lived and died in Murphy, NC, and I was wondering if you lookup obituaries too?
Added by Dstmnstr on Jul 29, 2015 3:59 PM
Sgt Richard Alan Bowers - # 38145900
Added your data, also noticed you added the same photo twice. Would you mind deleting the duplicate? Thanks.
Added by personna on Jul 25, 2015 6:16 PM
Sgt Richard Alan Bowers - # 38145900
Hi Tom - Thank you for bringing my attention back to this memorial. Usually Donna Railsback lets me know when she leaves a photo with data the memorial is missing, but missed this one. I've updated it and added information regarding this young man's service. I'd be glad to make additions for you but in this instance feel it appropriate to retain the memorial for a request from a family member. I also try to honor Veterans, keeping virtual cemeteries for the various wars.
Added by personna on Jul 25, 2015 5:03 PM
ronald conrad
Rex & Sallie Kern & Gladys Webb
Thank you so much for the headstone photos of Rex and Sallie, Also Gladys "Kern" Webb. They are very much appreciated. Have a great day.
Added by ronald conrad on Jul 21, 2015 9:01 PM
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Katie Harris
Tom, thanks again for your efforts to fill my request in the Wilmington area.
Added by Garland Lucas on Jul 18, 2015 7:35 AM
Daniel Coon
Frederick E. Hughens
I accepted Fred's assignment to a surgical clinic I ran at 1st Medical Battalion, 1st Marine Division, in February, 1970. His bio doesn't reflect his assignment with us through approximately June, 1970. I was the senior corpsman of what was called, S&D, or suture and debridement,at the Medical Battalion.

He left us by his own choice to reassign to H&S Company, attached to Company B, 1st Battalion, 7th Marines, 1st MARDIV (Rein) FMF.

A couple of weeks later he came back to visit me at 1st Med. I repaired his an ingrown nail on his big toe and procured some ground beef for him from our chow hall.

Still later, I was at 1st Med when his body was brought in by medevac. I had a feeling about him coming back and recognized his bandaged toe I had repaired about two weeks prior.

He was an outstanding young man: talented, very intelligent,unshaken by duress. His death was a loss for all of us.

Added by Daniel Coon on Jul 16, 2015 1:04 AM
Cemetery added...thanks so much.
Added by Travelingal on Jul 15, 2015 3:41 PM
Sandi Danielle
The Hussa's VS Hussey's

Hiya Tom :::waving::: I've just received a notice that the Hussa's and Hussey's are the exact Same family, therefore I'll be deleting the Memorials I created for the Parents just as soon as John Evans receives and approves the Edit Corrections I've sent him (which should be sometime today :-)
Who woulda thought there would be such a difference in spelling?? lol
Thanks for your patience. Blessings, Sandi :-)
Added by Sandi Danielle on Jul 15, 2015 11:26 AM
Cemetery added...thanks.
Added by Travelingal on Jul 12, 2015 5:11 PM
Faye Wakefield
Ella Mae Smith
Hi Tom,

Your dedication to FindAGrave is amazing! You have helped me out before and I want you to know that I really appreciate it so much.

Thanks again,

Faye Rochelle Wakefield
Added by Faye Wakefield on Jul 11, 2015 7:25 PM
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