SFC Wade O. (Tommy) Tucker

C Battery, 2nd Bn 94th Artillery

(Chief of Smoke)

Republic of Vietnam

1970-1971

Passed away in 1993

‘REST IN PEACE’

 

 

Obituary 

 

Funeral for retired Sergeant Wade O. (Tommy) Tucker will be in Becker Funeral Home Memorial Chapel. 

 

Sergeant Tucker died in the Fort Sill Hospital following a lengthy illness.

 

Burial with military honors will be in the Fort Sill Post Cemetery.

 

Sergeant Tucker retired from the military in September of 1973.

 

Sergeant Tucker was awarded the following medals during his service to our country:

 

National Defense Medal

Vietnam Service Medal

Vietnam Campaign Medal

Bronze Star

Army Commendation Medal with "V" Device for Valor

Good Conduct Medal, Fifth Award

 

After retiring from the Army, Sergeant Tucker was employed with Civil Service at Fort Sill in the Medical Supply Branch, being medically retired in 1978.

 

Sergeant Tucker was a four-time past commander of the American Legion Post Number 29.

 

Our late but heartfelt sympathy to his family and friends.

 

The officers and men of C Battery, 2/94th

70-71

 and from the whole 2/94th Battalion

 

 

(Thanks to Lieutenant Colonel Marchand for finding the widow of Sergeant Tucker)