Jackie Carroll Walker died of wounds. He was the son of Jack Walker and Lavern Harmon.
He entered via Reserve Military and served during the Vietnam War. Start of tour or enlistment date was January 13, 1969. Walker had the rank of First Lieutenant. Occupation or specialty was Infantry Unit Commander. Service number was 415780626. Served with Macv, Adv Tm 87.
Jackie Carroll Walker was my brother-in-law. My sister, Nancy Sheets, was his wife at the time of his death. We are currently working on the dedication of a memorial bridge.
I would be honored to sponsor his memorial.
-Submitted by Kathy Donaldson Sullivan
- Rank: First Lieutenant
- Date of birth: 9 September 1947
- Date of death: 20 November 1969
- County: Knox
- Hometown: Corryton
- Service Branch: Army
- Division/Assignment: Advisory Team 87
- Conflict: Vietnam
- Awards: Bronze Star with Oak Leaf Cluster, Purple Heart
- Burial/Memorial Location: Oak Ridge Memorial Park, Oak Ridge, Anderson County, TN
- Location In Memorial: Pillar XXIII, Middle Panel
- Sponsored by: Kathy Donaldson Sullivan
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