PSG IRELAND & I SERVED TOGETHER IN 11THAA TOGETHER WHICH BECAME THE 1ST CALVARY DIVISION IN 1965.I WAS SHOCKED WHEN I RECEIVED WORD OF HIS DEATH WITH THE 7TH CAV IN IRA-DRANG VALLEY
LEROY WAS A GREAT SOLDIER AND I HAVE MISSED HIM ALMOST 50YEARS. RIP MY BROTHER
KIA with 151 of his Comrades at Ambush at LZ Albany In Ia Drang Valley Nov. 17, 1965Posted on 5/27/18 - by K
Leroy was a career NCO who died a Soldiers Death....leading his men and fighting till the end.
As a professional soldier he was thus the backbone of America
God Bless You Leroy
And All those who died with you on that day
RIP with the Warriors in Heaven