CPT Charles "Reb" J Borns was a potential VHPA member who died after his tour in Vietnam on 06/28/2009 at the age of 63.6
Oceanport, NJ
Date of Birth 11/10/1945
Served in the U.S. Army
This information was provided by Phil Lanphier

More detail on this person: Charles "Charley" J. Borns, "Reb" to his dear friends, 63 of Oceanport, passed on Sunday, June 28, 2009 at St. Barnabas Hospice in Monmouth Medical Center, Long Branch, NJ. Born Nov 10, 1945 in Louisville, Kentucky and later moving to Eatontown, Charley lived in Oceanport since 2002. He was a graduate of the University of Dayton and received his MBA from the University of Maryland. He was a Military Program Manager for ACET in Shrewsbury. An Army aviator, qualified in rotary and fixed-wing aircraft, he was commissioned in 1967. He was awarded the Bronze Star and five Air Medals for meritorious Vietnam service. His Army career spanned more than 20 years, including command assignments. He retired as a Lt. Col. Charley will always be loved and deeply missed by his wife, Freya Flannery-Borns. His Funeral Service was on July 2, 2009 at Post Chapel Ft. Monmouth. Interment with chapel service and full military honors took place on Tuesday September 29, 2009 at 10:45 AM at Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, VA. In Charley's memory, the family requests donations be made to: Big Brothers & Big Sisters of Monmouth County, 174 Main Street, Eatontown, NJ 07724.

From: Phil Lanphier

Burial information: Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, VA

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