US Army Captain John Phelen Roe



The History

US Army Captain John Phelen Roe was killed in a helicopter crash in Vietnam on July 24, 1969.  He was 27 years old.



The Family

US Army Captain John Phelen Roe was from Clinton, NY.  He was the son of Dr. and Mrs. Leon Roe.  He had two brothers, Leon II and William and one sister, Susan.  Captain Phelen was married to the former Linda Templeton.


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Captain Roe graduated from Manlius Military Academy, Northland College in Ashland Wisconsin and Rochester Institute of Technology.



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Thank you for your service Captain Roe.  May you always Rest in Peace.  Freedom Park will never let you be forgotten.


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