The River Forest Service Club
honored River Forest residents
who have served our country in the armed forces.
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During the 2008 Memorial Day ceremonies, The River Forest Service Club paid honor to the following River Forest residents who have served in the United States armed forces.
Korean War, United States Air Force; Medical Technician in Hawaiian Islands and San Antonio, Texas
Henry Joseph Bode, Jr.
United States Navy: 1956-1960; Project Engineer for Nuclear Submarine Projects
John Samuel Gibbins
Vietnam War, Company A, 15th Battalion, 1st Air Cavalry Division
Robert Charles McAdam (deceased)
World War II, United States Navy-U.S.S. Enterprise. Participated in The Philippine Liberation
Gilbert J. McGirr
World War II, United States Army-73rd Quartermaster Training Company, Camp Lee Virginia
Edward J. McMahon
World War II, United States Army-Infantry. Participated in the Assault and Occupation of Okinawa Gunto
Richard M. Neal (deceased)
World War II, 36th Evacuation Hospital. Participated in the following campaigns: New Guinea, Luzon, and The Philippine Liberation
Rev. John Joseph O'Malley
United States Air Force. Chaplain from 1962-1988. Served in US; Greenland to Panama; Japan to the Azores
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Information on any River Forest residents who: |
are on active military duty for our country, or
are a veteran of our country’s armed forces.
Contact a member of the Service Club to have them honored by our community in future Memorial Day ceremonies.