In Memoriam / Richard Jensen H.M.3. U.S.N.

© Photographed September 10, 2017
Erected by Bloedorn-Becker-Jensen American Legion Post 126
Brillion, Calumet County, Wisconsin
44.189965, -88.060472
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In Memoriam
RICHARD JENSEN H.M.3. U.S.N.
Killed in Action -- Vietnam
Aug. 20, 1943 -- Nov. 23, 1965

The memorial is located at Holy Family Parish Cemetery, and is accessible from the easternmost end of Hacker Road, east of its intersection with County Highway PP, Brillion, Wisconsin 54110.





Soldier Jensen's headstone, on the east end of the cemetery.
The following are photos from the July 23, 2014 ceremony aboard the U.S.S. Green Bay, honoring Hospital Corpsman 3rd Class Richard “Chugger” Jensen. A plaque detailing his story was added to the U.S.S. Green Bay’s Hall of Heroes. Photos used with generous permission of USS Green Bay (LPD 20).
Commanding Officer, Capt. Gregory Huffman speaks at the plaque dedication ceremony aboard amphibious transport dock ship USS Green Bay (LPD 20). Photo used with generous permission of USS Green Bay (LPD 20).
Jim Jensen speaks about his brother Hospital Corpsman 3rd Class Richard “Chugger” Jensen at a plaque dedication ceremony aboard amphibious transport dock ship USS Green Bay (LPD 20).  Photo used with generous permission of USS Green Bay (LPD 20).
Kathyrn Martinson holds the plaque commemorating her brother, Hospital Corpsman 3rd Class Richard “Chugger” Jensen at a ceremony aboard amphibious transport dock ship USS Green Bay (LPD 20). Photo used with generous permission of USS Green Bay (LPD 20).
Quartermaster 2nd Class Nickolas Gibson gives a tour of the bridge after a ceremony aboard amphibious transport dock ship USS Green Bay (LPD 20). Photo used with generous permission of USS Green Bay (LPD 20).
Retired Marine Corps Brig. Gen. Gerald Miller, talks with (right to left) Hospital Corpsman 1st Class Allan Santos, Hospital Corpsman 3rd Class Julian Gordon and Hospital Corpsman 1st Class Donald Vergara after a ceremony aboard amphibious transport dock ship USS Green Bay (LPD 20). Photo used with generous permission of USS Green Bay (LPD 20).

 The entrance to Holy Family Parish Cemetery
at the intersection of Hacker Drive and County Road PP.

The memorial is located at Holy Family Parish Cemetery
in Brillion, Wisconsin.

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