Relatives of Vietnam Veterans KIA sought for March 24 service

Staff Writer
Gonzales Weekly Citizen

I would like to contact the relatives of the ten Vietnam Veterans from Ascension Parish who were KIA. I would like to include them in the memorial service to honor our lost brothers from Ascension Parish and the Army 183rd Seahorse Unit which I am a member. It will be held at 9 a.m. on March 24 at the Veterans Park in Gonzales.

Veterans from Ascension Parish:

David P. Achord USMC 1969

Joseph P. Brignac USMC 1968

Isaac A. Diez, Jr. USMC 1967

Edmund Furman Army 1969

Victor Johnson, Jr. Army 1968

Eddie L. Landry USMC 1965

Charles A. McKenny Army 1968

Armond J. Stein Army 1968

Joseph R. Valentine Army 1968

William D. Stovall Army 1968

Could be others that I may not know of. Any other Vietnam Veterans are welcome to attend. Contact Paul Matherne. Cell: 225-485-0784; Home: 225-698-9019.