Honor and Remember Flag Presentati
Richard Tessman, US Navy, KIA Vietnam
SUN FEB 16th, 1400hrs
We are honored to have been invited to participate in a very special Honor and Remember Flag Presentation for Richard Tessman, US Navy.
Seaman Apprentice Richard Carl Tessman was killed in Vietnam waters while serving on the USS Newport News. On October 1, 1972 while providing artillery support to ground troops inland, there was an inboard explosion in her center 8″ gun of number two turret. Nineteen men were killed, Richard Tessman was one of them.
CT Rolling Flags is the sponsor of this Honor and Remember Flag presentation.
We will stand a Flag Line at this ceremony.
ASC Jack Casey will be RCIC and flags will be on site.
Sunday February 16th
American legion Post 68
154 Porters Pass