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SSGT Herbert John Artis

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SSGT Herbert John Artis

Birth
Rose Hill, Duplin County, North Carolina, USA
Death
27 Jun 1971 (aged 39)
Tam Kỳ, Quảng Nam, Vietnam
Burial
Rose Hill, Duplin County, North Carolina, USA Add to Map
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US Air Force SSGT Herbert John Artis, Vietnam Veteran, Native of Rose Hill, NC.

US Air Force SSGT Herbert John Artis was a member of the Air Force. SSGT Artis served our country until June 27th, 1971 in Quang Nam, South Vietnam. It was reported that SSG Artis was accidentily killed by another solider playing with a weapon. He was 42 years old and was married. SSGT Artis is on panel 03W, line 090 of the Vietnam Memorial Wall in Washington D.C.

To my best friend: Without your words to comfort and guide me though the tough times of War, I would have never made it. You saved me when I did not have no one else to turn to. God called you home. I made it, but I sure miss my friend. I'll see you in Heaven Sgt Artis, because you spent your time in hell. 15th APS, Hats Off To A Friend, Sgt Tommy Keaton, 1122 Victoria, Waco, Texas 76705, [email protected].

15 APS DaNang Pal & Card Playing Partner. I went to visit you this morning my friend. You came to visit me in my hometown of Troy, IL and it has been much too long a time. We sat and talked and reminisced about the good and not so good times. I miss you, think of you often and hope you are not in pain. I cried for my loss, your family and you, then smiled knowing you are in comfort and were a friend. No more pinochle for me, you were the "Best Partner." Thanks pal; stay well...God Bless jjok. JOHN O'KEEFE, Troy IL.

He is the Son of Mr John Artis and Mrs Elizabeth Fisher Artis. Husband of Mrs Jean Artis, Father to Theodore Herbert Artis.

He served with the 15th Mobility Aerial Port Squadron(Danang), under the 8th Aerial Port Squadron as a Detachment, 7th Air Force.

He was awarded The Air Force Commendation Medal, The Vietnam Service Medal, The Republic of Vietnam Campaign Service Medal, The National Defense Service Medal and The Good Conduct Medal(s).

US Air Force SSGT Herbert John Artis, Vietnam Veteran, Native of Rose Hill, NC.

US Air Force SSGT Herbert John Artis was a member of the Air Force. SSGT Artis served our country until June 27th, 1971 in Quang Nam, South Vietnam. It was reported that SSG Artis was accidentily killed by another solider playing with a weapon. He was 42 years old and was married. SSGT Artis is on panel 03W, line 090 of the Vietnam Memorial Wall in Washington D.C.

To my best friend: Without your words to comfort and guide me though the tough times of War, I would have never made it. You saved me when I did not have no one else to turn to. God called you home. I made it, but I sure miss my friend. I'll see you in Heaven Sgt Artis, because you spent your time in hell. 15th APS, Hats Off To A Friend, Sgt Tommy Keaton, 1122 Victoria, Waco, Texas 76705, [email protected].

15 APS DaNang Pal & Card Playing Partner. I went to visit you this morning my friend. You came to visit me in my hometown of Troy, IL and it has been much too long a time. We sat and talked and reminisced about the good and not so good times. I miss you, think of you often and hope you are not in pain. I cried for my loss, your family and you, then smiled knowing you are in comfort and were a friend. No more pinochle for me, you were the "Best Partner." Thanks pal; stay well...God Bless jjok. JOHN O'KEEFE, Troy IL.

He is the Son of Mr John Artis and Mrs Elizabeth Fisher Artis. Husband of Mrs Jean Artis, Father to Theodore Herbert Artis.

He served with the 15th Mobility Aerial Port Squadron(Danang), under the 8th Aerial Port Squadron as a Detachment, 7th Air Force.

He was awarded The Air Force Commendation Medal, The Vietnam Service Medal, The Republic of Vietnam Campaign Service Medal, The National Defense Service Medal and The Good Conduct Medal(s).


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  • Created by: Tom Reece
  • Added: Dec 30, 2006
  • Find a Grave Memorial ID:
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/17222104/herbert_john-artis: accessed ), memorial page for SSGT Herbert John Artis (19 Nov 1931–27 Jun 1971), Find a Grave Memorial ID 17222104, citing Friendship Baptist Church, Rose Hill, Duplin County, North Carolina, USA; Maintained by Tom Reece (contributor 46857744).