Dewey Smith

BRAVE RIFLE Company ’66/’67
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Born 10/4/46 in Kentucky
Attended High School & College In Ohio
Enlisted In The United States Army January 1966
(Told the Recruiter that I wanted to be a paratrooper, and if I couldn’t get that then I wanted in the Army. You better believe they saw me coming.)
Basic at Ft. Knox, KY. AIT at Ft. Gordon, GA Jump School at Ft. Benning, GA.
Assigned to 101st Abn., RVN July 1966, Weapons Platoon
Assigned to a security company at Long Binh, RVN July 1967
Assigned to PACEX in Saigon, RVN December 1967
Discharged Oakland, CA July 1969

Wife: Dianne

Children: Tonya, Derek, Shelly, Eric, Mike, Cassie.
(Found out what was causing this, and bought a TV with a remote.)

Grandchildren: Jasmin, Heather, Joshua, Chelsea, Jesse, Justus, Hayley,
Tegan, Tristan, Brianna, Devon, Tara, Cohlin, Eric Jr., Adalyn, Corbin and Emersyn

Great Grandchildren: Anastasia, Xayvier, Lylian, Silas, Clayton, Willow, Journey, David, Zion and Madilynn .

I am retired and enjoying the hell out of it, and Dianne is now retire from the oncology department of one of the local hospitals, but has a part time job so she can support Dewey in the style to which he has become accustomed to.