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Maj John Adams Avera
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Birth: Oct. 4, 1935
San Antonio
Bexar County
Texas, USA
Death: Apr. 9, 1970, Vietnam

Major John Adams Avera was the son of William Chester Avera and Fluerette Jeanne Leigh. Major Avera's tour of duty began on January 7, 1970. Major Avera was assigned to Advisory Team 26, Headquarters, Military Assistance Command, Vietnam. Major Avera died from injuries received while in base camp when mortar fire directed at a hostile force landed in the area. Major Avera was married and the father of two sons. Major Avera's name is engraved on Panel 12W, Line 113 of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial. 
 
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 Parents:
  Fleurette Jeanne Leigh Dickey (1908 - 1988)
 
 Spouse:
  Velma H. Rosser Avera (1932 - 2008)
 
Burial:
Fort Sill Post Cemetery
Fort Sill
Comanche County
Oklahoma, USA
Plot: Section III, Site 2405
 
Created by: Red
Record added: May 16, 2014
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Ever grateful, never forgotten. Memorial Day, 2015
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