Posted July 4th - we welcome new cRc member and USAF retired serviceman Rod Smith to our military service page. Rod retired with 28 years in the air force. Rod was a boom operator on a KC-135. He is shown below as the "wet man" in the crew. Rod, the cRc thanks you for your service and welcomes you to the club.
Posted May 30:

Vietnam war Memorial:
 
There are 58,267 names now listed on that polished black wall, including those added in 2010. 
The names are arranged in the order in which they were taken from us by date and within each date the names are alphabetized. 

The first known casualty was Richard B. Fitzgibbon, of North Weymouth, Mass. Listed by the U.S. Department of Defense as having been killed on June 8, 1956. His name is listed on the Wall with that of his son, Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Richard B. Fitzgibbon III, who was killed on Sept. 7, 1965. 
There are three sets of fathers and sons on the Wall. 
39,996 on the Wall were just 22 or younger. 
8,283 were just 19 years old. 
The largest age group, 33,103 were 18 years old. 
12 soldiers on the Wall were 17 years old. 
5 soldiers on the Wall were 16 years old. 
One soldier, PFC Dan Bullock was 15 years old. 
997 soldiers were killed on their first day in Vietnam ... 
1,448 soldiers were killed on their last day in Vietnam ... 
31 sets of brothers are on the Wall. 
Thirty one sets of parents lost two of their sons. 
54 soldiers attended Thomas Edison High School in Philadelphia .

58 Women are on the Wall, Nursing the wounded. 
244 soldiers were awarded the Medal of Honor during the Vietnam War; 153 of them are on the Wall. 
Beallsville, Ohio with a population of 475 lost 6 of her sons. 

West Virginia had the highest casualty rate per capita in the nation. There are 711 West Virginians on the Wall. 

 The most casualty deaths for a single day was on January 31, 1968 ~ 245 deaths. 

 The most casualty deaths for a single month was May 1968 - 2,415 casualties were incurred. 

cRc members provide classic cars for the 2017 Norman veteran's Day celebration - to honor Veterans everywhere for their service. Photos courtesy of member Tim Scott.


The following members of the cRc served with pride in
 the United States military. We thank you for your service.
Listed alphbetically by branch of service. Deceased club members are in italics.


United States Air Force Academy Cadet Chapel
near Colorado Springs, CO
Construction started 1959
Completed 1962
Height 150 feet (46 m)



Chuck Angie

Howard Boss 

Seth Brown

Bobby R (Dusty) Burnett

Jock Campbell 

Glenn Curren 

Ken Dewbre

Jim Dudley

James Dustin  

Al Ernst*  (deceased)

Jerry Evers

Bill Faris

Randy Feldon

Curtis Fore *  (deceased)

Walt Gage

Roger Gallagher

Doane Harrison

Larry Hinton

Jim Hoffman

Julie Jantz

Harold Jones  

John Kuzmicki 

Ray Langley 

Doug Lassiter 

Charlie Lundsford

Dane Marable

Larry Matlock

Zack McCain

Chuck Norris 

Korean War Veteran - Ed Paulus 

Wayne Saunders 

Roger Scott 

Tim Scott 

(Mayor) Bob Thompson 

Ray Waldron

Herman Wilson* (deceased)

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UNITED STATES NAVY

Jason Carp 

Shannon Corkle 

Jeff Day 

Jack Galbraith

Don Garner 

Terry O'Dea

David Palmer

Marshall Pierson 

Michael Kraemer 

Bill Morris 

Dave Saunders

World War 2 Veteran Bob Summers 

Cedric Wichmann 




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UNITED STATES AIR FORCE

Fred Benenati

Ron Borum

Andy Carlson 

Melvin DeVore 

Al Ginn 

Dan Haggerty 

Van Harrington 

Bill Harris 

Billy Henry 

Terry Kelley 

Jimmie Martin 

Mack Mcintyre 

Phil Neely 

Bob Prichard

Randy Riddle

Rod Smith - USAF Retired

Ralph Stevenson Jr. 

 Lawrence Terry

Juan Villareal 


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UNITED STATES MARINES

Paul Bettis 

Duane Brosowske 

David Elliott 

Kenny Prewett




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UNITED STATES COAST GUARD

Bill Roberson 


 We dedicate this page to the members of the Canadian

 River Cruisers who have served our country in the armed

 forces. If you served and are not on this list, please

 email mailto:crccarclub@aol.com and we will  add your name

 immediately.