Hector W. Bryan

Date of Birth: 12/16/1945
Neighborhood: Brewerytown
High School: Thomas Edison High School
Street: W. Columbia Avenue
Branch of Service: Army
Rank: PFC
Date of Casualty: 04/01/1966
Province of Casualty:
Philadelphia Memorial Panel: Panel 4
Panel Row: 12

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Bryan graduated from Thomas Edison High School in 1954. He studied food merchandising at Murrell Dobbins Vocational High School for a year before enlisting in the Army. The private first class, 20, contracted malaria after arriving in Vietnam. Bryan recovered and returned to combat with Corn-party B of the 2nd Battalion, 8th Cavalry, 1st Cavalry Division (Airmobile). He died four days later on April 1, 1966. Survivors included a daughter, two brothers, and a sister

Philadelphia Vietnam Veterans Memorial