Carol Ann Elizabeth Drazba
Second Lieutenant
51ST FLD HOSP (ATTACHED), 3RD FIELD HOSP,
68TH MED GROUP, 44TH MED BDE, USARV
Army of the United States
Dunmore, Pennsylvania
December 11, 1943 to February 18, 1966
CAROL A DRAZBA is on the Wall at Panel 5E, Line 46

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Dedication ceremony October 8, 2011

A bronze sculpture to honor 2nd LT Carol Ann Drazba RN will be erected in her home town of Dunmore, Pennsylvania. The dedication ceremony will be held at noon on October 8, 2011.
All are invited.

Kim Atkinson RN
kgatkinson527@gmail.com
570-383-9552

Friends of the Forgotten NE Wing Pennsylvania


The groundbreaking ceremony, April 27, 2011. Photo by Nick Fata.

See an article about the groundbreaking ceremony on the Times Leader web site.

 
07 Feb 1998

Lt. Drazba and Lt. Elizabeth Jones were assigned to the 3rd Field Hospital in Saigon.

They died in a helicopter crash near Saigon, February 18, 1966. Both were 22 years old.

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On The Vietnam Veterans Memorial: Panel 5E- Line 46

Vietnam Women's Memorial Foundation

Women in Vietnam (the web site)

Some details about the 8 military and 56 civilian
American women killed in the war.

Military Woman Home Page


 

Notes from The Virtual Wall

On 18 Feb 1966, a UH-1B Huey (tail number 64-14188) of the 197th Assault Helicopter Company, 145th Combat Aviation Battalion, was on an administrative flight to Da Lat when the aircraft struck a high-tension transmission line over a river in the vicinity of Bien Hoa. All seven persons aboard died in the crash:

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