“We are devastated."
“D’Andrea was a gifted and talented member of Team Kirtland’s Medical Group."
“The aircrew did not survive the crash,” wrote U.S. Naval Air Forces. “We are not aware of any civilian casualties."
“The family has seen a lot of war in Vietnam ... The Vietnamese people are not fond of war.”
Reeser's grave is a double plot shared with his brother Donald, a Marine killed during the Korean War.
“Words can not begin to explain the shock, grief, pain and dismay we feel having lost three remarkable members of our Guard family."
The remains of Marine Sgt. George R. Reeser were identified earlier this year.
"He was a very motivated soldier, and we will miss him"
"That day, start to finish, there's not a lot that has faded ... I don't know that it'll go away."
"He was a strong teammate, a powerful motivator for all of us, and above all else, a great friend."
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