HOLLEY, GLYNN BYRON  

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Casualty Record

 

Name:
HOLLEY, GLYNN BYRON


Rank / Branch:
A/1C E-3, U.S. AIR FORCE


Unit:
7TH AIR FORCE


Date of Birth:
1949-05-27


Date of Loss:
1969-12-26


Country of Loss:
SOUTH VIETNAM


Loss Coordinates:
KHANH HOA


Status:
BODY RETURNED


Category:
NON HOSTILE-ILLNESS


Aircraft/Vehicle/Ground:
GROUND


Awards & Decorations:
SEE BIO


Other:
MARRIED

 

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Veteran Hagiography

GLYNN BYRON HOLLEY, AIRMAN FIRST CLASS, U.S. AIR FORCE, MIDLAND, MIDLAND COUNTY, TEXAS

AWARDS AND DECORATIONS

National Defense Medal, Republic of Vietnam Service Medal, Republic of Vietnam Campaign Medal, Air Force Outstanding Unit Citation with Combat "V", RVN Cross of Gallantry with Palm.

BIOGRAPHY

G. Byron Holley was born May 27, 1949 in San Jose, California, the son of Elizabeth Thornton and Perry B. Holley. He attended public school in Midland, Texas and graduated from Midland High School, Class of 1968. He loved woodworking, fishing and hunting.

Midland High School-1968

Glynn started his tour on December 6, 1969,as a member of the 554th Civil Engineering (Heavy Repair), Red Horse Squadron, 12th Tactical Fighter Wing, 7th U.S. Air Force. Within two weeks he became ill from an insect bite and died at the Phan Rang Air Force Base in Vietnam. He had recently married and was the father of a baby girl according to a former roommate at Elgin Air Force Base in Florida who trained with Airman Holley. According to Jerry Brannon his roommate at Elgin, Glynn had begun to lose his hair before his time and it was the source of much humor for Glynn.

Great guy

B eloved
Y oung, always...
R esting in peace
O ne of a kind
N ice, nice, nice!


H onored his country
O h, how we miss him
L aughing...
L oved his family and friends
E ver in our hearts
Y ou would have like him!


A beloved son, brother
Who loved his country
cherished His mother
And could make people laugh
Trusting, fun, loyal
Always a helping hand
Rode a horse well
Looked great in a cowboy hat
Wore his uniform with pride!
joy to have known
A friend to so many
A bright spot in our lives,
He is remembered....


Resthaven Memorial Cemetery, Midland, Tx



Airman Holley was buried with full military honors at the Resthaven Memorial Cemetery in Midland, Texas.

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