Hodges, Terry Alan, SGT

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Last Rank
Sergeant
Last Service Branch
Infantry
Last Primary MOS
11B10-Infantryman
Last MOS Group
Infantry (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1968-1968, 11B10, 3rd Squadron, 4th Cavalry Regiment/A Troop
Service Years
1967 - 1968
Official/Unofficial US Army Certificates
Order of the Spur

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Home State
North Carolina
North Carolina
Year of Birth
1946
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Charlotte
Last Address
Charlotte

Casualty Date
Aug 19, 1968
 
Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Multiple Fragmentation Wounds
Location
Tay Ninh
Conflict
Counteroffensive Phase V Campaign (1968)
Location of Interment
Sharon Memorial Park Cemetery - Charlotte, North Carolina
Wall/Plot Coordinates
48W 055

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Infantry Shoulder Cord


 Unofficial Badges 

Order of The Spur


 Tributes from Members  
Tribute from the 3/4 Cavalry Association... posted by AR Moore, John (SaberAlpha 10), MAJ 224
Tributes from Others posted by IN Olsen, David O, SGT 542
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Combat Infantryman 1st Award


 
 Unit Assignments
25th Infantry Division (Tropic Lightning Division)3rd Squadron, 4th Cavalry Regiment
  1968-1968, 11B10, 25th Infantry Division (Tropic Lightning Division)
  1968-1968, 11B10, 3rd Squadron, 4th Cavalry Regiment/A Troop
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1968-1968 Counteroffensive Phase IV Campaign (1968)
  1968-1968 Counteroffensive Phase V Campaign (1968)
 Other News, Events and Photographs
 
  Apr 01, 2016, General Photos
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Last Known Activity
   
Comments/Citation
Vietnam Wall Panel coords 48W 055
Birth: Sep. 21, 1946 Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, North Carolina. USA
Death: Aug. 19, 1968 Tay Ninh, Vietnam
Sgt Terry Alan Hodges, Vietnam Veteran, NAtive of Charlotte, NC.
Sergeant Terry Alan Hodges was a casualty of the Vietnam War.  As a member of the Army Selective Service and a Draftee, SGT Hodges served our country until August 19th, 1968 in Tay Ninh, South Vietnam.  He was 21 years old and was not married.  Terry died from multiple fragmentation wounds from a rocket propelled grenade.  His body was recovered.  Terry was born on September 21st, 1946 in Charlotte, North Carolina.  SGT Hodges is on panel 48W, line 055 of the Vietnam Memorial Wall in Washington, D.C.  He served our country for one year.  He was a close friend.  One of a kind personality.  We were posting the road leading into Tay Ninh as a blocking force.  When his Sgt gave orders to come through our platoon which was A Troop 1st Platoon, and as he approached 3rd platoon he was taken out by an RPG from the NVA.  Best regards go to his family.  Larry Heath, 902 Zimmerman St. Nashville, Ga.  31639.

Friend and former Comrade.  A Friend not forgotten in over 37 years Terry and I went through basic training at Fort Bragg, NC in 1968.  He was a wonderful person.  I remember his family visiting him, as he was from Charlotte, NC.  I now live in the Charlotte area, and I have never forgotten Terry, even after all these years.  I still think of him often.  He left a lasting impression.  God bless Terry Hodges and his family.  Will Pleasants, 110 Newport Dr, Kannapolis, NC  28081,  newhavenwillp@aol.com

Beloved brother and a very special Person.  I am his sister, Claire Hodges Erb, 7804 Winterset Drive, Charlotte, NC 28270

He was the son of Mr and Mrs Joseph H Hodges, 1610 THomas Avenue, Charlotte, NC.

He served with Alpha Troop. rd Squadron, 4th Cavalry Regiment, 25th Infantry Division, "Old Reliables", ASARV.

He was awarded The Combat Infantryman's Badge (CIB), The Purple Heart Medal for his combat related wounds, The Vietnam Service Medal, The Republic of Vietnam Campaign Sevice Medal, The National Defense Service Medal.
   
 Military Association Memberships
The National Purple Heart Hall of Honor3/4 Cav AssociationVietnam Veterans Memorial
  1968, The National Purple Heart Hall of Honor
  1968, 3/4 Cav Association [Verified]2
  2012, Vietnam Veterans Memorial [Verified] - Assoc. Page
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