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View a eulogy for Patrick Michael Dunphy, USMA '70, who passed away on August 21, 1990.

Patrick Michael Dunphy

West Point, 1970

Be Thou At Peace

Posted by GEORGE TILLSON on November 11, 2013:

I was in VIet Nam in 1972 and my platoon leader was 1LT Dunphy. I just decided to look him up today and the only hit was this obituary showing he had passed on in 1990. I noticed there were no posts and I felt terrible about that. I can't recall which company but we were in the 3/21 Infantry with the 196th Infantry BDE. I was a PFC and he shortly got me promoted to SPC-4. I carried the radio for his platoon SGT. I have not kept up with anyone else from the platoon; choosing rather to put that time all behind me. I wish I hadn't now. Rest in peace LT. You were a great leader and I always was impressed with how well trained you were.

 
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