MAJ Robert E. Allwine was a potential VHPA member who died after his tour in Vietnam on 02/23/2009 at the age of 84.6
Decatur, GA
Flight Classes 53-J and 53-L
Date of Birth 08/04/1924
Served in the U.S. Army
Served in Vietnam with 339 TC CO in 62
This information was provided by Gary Earls

More detail on this person: Major Allwine was the commander of the 339th when they were alerted for Vietnam service on 31 December, 1961 and they arrived in Vietnam in mid January, 1962. The unit's arrival brought the total number of Americans in Vietnam to over one thousand personnel.

survivors: He is survived by his daughters and son-in-laws, Becky A.(Gary)Earls, Morrow, GA; Nan A. ( Mac) McNeill, Martin, GA; son and daughter-in-law, Nash ( Carolyn) Allwine, Greensboro, GA.

Buried with full military honors.

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