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Spec. 4 Aaron H. Lowe - Cassville, MO USA
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member MountainWoods
N 36° 40.389 W 093° 51.864
15S E 422760 N 4058962
Quick Description: Memorial marker for Specialist 4th Class Aaron Harvey Lowe III placed at the American Legion Memorial Park in Cassville, Barry County, Missouri
Location: Missouri, United States
Date Posted: 4/12/2015 7:35:07 PM
Waymark Code: WMNPA3
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member iconions
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Long Description:
Aaron Harvey Lowe III was born on 21 January 1945. He entered the army in December 1967 and became a Specialist Fourth Class. He reported for duty in Vietnam in August of 1968. During a mortar attack on his position near Da Nang on 12 May 1969 he was killed.

His body was shipped back through Springfield, Missouri to be interred in the cemetery at Oak Ridge -- an area northeast of Cassville in which his family lived and where he was reared.

This memorial was placed in the small Memorial Park adjacent to and administered by the Irwin-Easley Post #118 of the American Legion. The text of the memorial is as follows:

IN MEMORY OF
SPEC. 4 AARON H. LOWE
HE GAVE HIS LIFE FOR HIS COUNTRY
MAY 12, 1969 - U.S. ARMY - VIETNAM
AWARDED THE BRONZE STAR
DONATED BY C.H.S. CLASS OF 1962
1973

C.H.S. is, of course, Cassville High School.
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Type of memorial: Plaque

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