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John Harper, Jr.

Lieutenant Colonel, Army

Born: March 3, 1937
Hometown: Dumfries
Entered: May 17, 1960
Discharged: July 31, 1983
Died In: N/A
Awards: Bronze Star Medal, Combat Infantryman Badge, Air Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Vietnam Service Medal, Overseas Service Ribbon, Republic of Vietnam Campaign Medal, Vietnam Gallantry Cross Unit Citation

Served in the Republic of Vietnam 1965-66 and 1970-71. District Senior Advisor Militaty Assistance Command–Vietnam; Chief-NATO Missile Installation–Crete Greece; Aerial Combat Observer–Vietnam. Also recieved the Aircraft Crewman Badge.

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