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Penn
07-19-2010, 17:55
The Full article can be locate here:

http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2010/07/18/AR2010071802808.html

Nick Bacon, who enlisted in the Army at 17 to escape his life as a farm laborer and who went on to receive the nation's highest military decoration for his courage in combat during the Vietnam War, died July 17 of cancer at his home in Rose Bud, Ark. He was 64.

Gypsy
07-19-2010, 18:08
Rest in Peace, Sir...this grateful nation shall not forget you.

Tatonka316
07-19-2010, 18:43
Rest in Peace, Warrior. Thank you for your service and your sacrifice, and for the inspiration you have had on so many. You will ALWAYS be missed and NEVER forgotten.

molon labe

Buffalobob
07-19-2010, 18:50
"I hated picking cotton and that other stuff," he said. "I've done my share of it. And I'll guarantee you one thing: I've never, ever went back to it once I was old enough to hold a man's job."

I agree with him. Army was easier than picking cotton.

JJ_BPK
07-20-2010, 04:53
RIP Warrior, Vaya con Dios..

greenberetTFS
07-20-2010, 06:19
God Bless,Rest in Peace Warrior............:(

Big Teddy

Red Flag 1
07-20-2010, 08:02
Rest In Peace Warrior.

f50lrrp
07-20-2010, 11:22
Adios warrior

doctom54
07-20-2010, 17:21
Rest In Peace

tom kelly
07-23-2010, 00:45
Rest In Peace, Nick and THANK YOU for your sacrifice....tom kelly

Rogue
07-23-2010, 08:13
Rest in Peace

Stingray
07-28-2010, 04:02
Rest in Peace. Thank you for your service and bravery.

Sincerely,