Col Frederic John “Jack” Delamain, Sr

Col Frederic John “Jack” Delamain, Sr

Birth
Milneburg, Orleans Parish, Louisiana, USA
Death 2 Apr 2015 (aged 84)
Kill Devil Hills, Dare County, North Carolina, USA
Burial West Point, Orange County, New York, USA
Plot Section X, Row A, Site 5.
Memorial ID 146225005 · View Source
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Class of 1954, The United States Military Academy at West Point. Masters Degree in Nuclear Physics from Tulane University in New Orleans.

Two combat deployments to Vietnam as well as tours in Italy, Germany and Brazil.

Awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross, the Bronze Star Medal w/ four Oak Leaf Clusters and “V” device for Valor, the Purple Heart, the Air Medal w/ 10 Strike Missions, the Republic of Vietnam Cross of Gallantry w/ two Gold Stars and one Silver Star, and the Republic of Vietnam Honor Medal First Class, as well as the Combat Infantryman Badge and the Army Parachutist Badge.

Retired 1984 with the highest honors from the U.S. Army as a Colonel.

Survived by two daughters, one son, three grandchildren and twin great-grandsons. Preceded in death by his spouse and one son who died in infancy; also by his only sibling.


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  • Maintained by: ShaRon
  • Originally Created by: TLV
  • Added: 8 May 2015
  • Find a Grave Memorial 146225005
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Col Frederic John “Jack” Delamain, Sr (18 Jul 1930–2 Apr 2015), Find a Grave Memorial no. 146225005, citing United States Military Academy Post Cemetery, West Point, Orange County, New York, USA ; Maintained by ShaRon (contributor 47999738) .