101 airborne combat patch
James Parr
Parr arrived at Fort Campbell, KY in 1967.
He did not arrived in
South Vietnam until 1968  
Parr was assigned to 1st Platoon
He presently lives in Albany, GA.
P/Sgt. Parr  was scheduled to leave with the Division from Fort Campbell but was unable due to a
medical problem.

When Parr arrived in country he was assigned to the 1st platoon as Platoon Sergeant. He held the
position longer then anyone else that first year. Most of that time he was also acting Platoon
Leader.

Written by Floyd
Turnley
Letter of recommendation for direct commission.
Awards, Decorations, and Unit Citations