Harold B. Durham

Fallen Hero’s Hometown and State: Tifton, GA

Branch of Service: U.S. Army

Rank: Second Lieutenant

Harold “Pinky” Durham served in Vietnam and was enlisted before receiving a commission at Ft. Sill, Oklahoma in December 1966. Returning to Vietnam as a Forward Observer, he was KIA on in 1967, and subsequently awarded the Congressional Medal of Honor.

Durham was God-fearing, energetic, funny, caring, loyal, patriotic, and committed to the people of Vietnam and his fellow servicemen.

Visit the Freedom Gallery at Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College, better known as “ABAC,” in Tifton, GA.

Age: 25

Date of Death: October 17, 1967

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