Stroud, Able C.

Brick Inscription

 ABLE C STROUD
USA RVN 1-2-68

Brick Location

VIETNAM MEMORIAL
 PEARSON PARK

Honored by

VIETNAM VETERANS OF AMERICA
CHAPTER 892
KINSTON, NORTH CAROLINA







The Purple Heart


CPL Able Croom Stroud III entered the US Army from La Grange, North Carolina. He served with Company A, 3rd Battalion, 22nd Infantry, 25th Infantry Division  in Vietnam from August 24, 1967 until he was killed on January 2, 1968. At the time of his death he was at Tay Ninh Province, South Vietnam. He died on multiple fragmentation wounds. His name is located at panel 33E, line 24 of the Vietnam Memorial in Washington, D.C.

His awards include the Combat Infantry Badge, the Purple Heart Medal, the National Defense Service Medal, the Vietnam Service Medal and the Republic of Vietnam Campaign Medal.