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For information about the Veterans Park contact:

Nederland Parks & Recreation Department
2301 Avenue H
Nederland, TX 77627 
Phone: 409-724-0773

 

For information about the Database contact:

Marion & Ed Hughes
Public Library

2712 Nederland Avenue
Nederland, TX 77627 
Phone: 409-722-1255

Database Number   560
Name   Cappel, George Calvin, Jr.
Birth Date   25 October 1948
Birth Place   Nederland, Jefferson Co., Texas
Death Date   19 December 2014
Death Place   Lake Charles, Calcasieu Parish, Louisiana
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Place of Burial   Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Virginia
   
Service Branch   Army

Company/Regiment
Batallion/Unit

  Co C 2d Bn 16th Inf 1st Inf Div
Rank/Grade   SP4 / E-4
Date of Enlistment   22 January 1970
Date of Discharge   22 November 1971
Service Occupation   Light Weapons Inf
Decorations, Medals, Badges, etc.   National Defense Service Medal, Vietnam Service Medal, Vietnam Campaign Medal w/ 60 DVC, Army Commendation Medal, Combat Infantryman Badge, One Overseas Bar; Purple Heart
Locations of Military Service   Vietnam
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Date Added to Database   9 November 2015
Source of Service Information   Veteran's daughter and Discharge document
Oral History  

 

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