Danny Lynn Stephens
finished high school at Stanley in 1967, then left the
next month, volunteered for the army. He went thru basic
at ft polk, AIT at Ft Gordon, Ga., then jump school at
Ft Benning, Ga. He left on Dec 20, 1967 for Vietnam.
On Jan 5, 1968 he joined the 2nd brigade, delta co,
1/501 Inf, 101st airborne. He was a proud front line
grunt. He was a rifleman in delta co. He was killed on
the last day of tet at Hai Lang, in a cemetary battle in
thua thien province.
He was a hero.
Jimmy Stephens, brother