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John Raymond Thornhill, III

Private First Class, Army

Born: September 21, 1949
Hometown: Roanoke City
Entered: October 19, 1966
Served In: Vietnam
Casualty Date: May 7, 1968
Died In: Thua Thien Province, South Vietnam

Private First Class Thornhill served with A Company, 2nd Battalion, 7th Cavalry, 1st Cavalry Division as an Armor Reconnaissance Specialist.

He is buried in Williams Memorial Park, Roanoke, Virginia.

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