Hector W. Bryan

Philadelphia Memorial Panel: Panel 4
National Memorial Panel / Row: East 6 / 70
Date of Birth: 16-Dec-1945
Neighborhood: Brewerytown
High School: Thomas Edison High School
Street: W. Columbia Avenue
Branch of Service: Army
Rank: PFC
Date of Casualty: 01-Apr-1966
Province of Casualty:
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