Richard W. Podell was born on July 28, 1938 and joined the Armed Forces while in
He served in the United States Air Force and in four 4 years of service, he attained the rank of Captain. He began a tour of duty in the Republic of Vietnam on June 2, 1967.
On June 9, 1967, at the age of 28, RIchard W. Podell perished in the service of our country in South Vietnam, Gia Dinh.
Captain Richard W Podell
Birth: July 28, 1938
Pulaski County, Indiana
Death: June 1967, Vietnam
Burial: Arlington National Cemetery
Michael Robert Patterson was born in Arlington and is the son of a former officer of the US Army. So it was no wonder that sooner or later his interests drew him to American history and especially to American military history. Many of his articles can be found on renowned portals like the New York Times, Washingtonpost or Wikipedia.
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