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Denny M. Bynum

Sergeant First Class Denny M. Bynum died April 17, 2010 in Odenton, Maryland. He was born November 28, 1933 in Sparks, Oklahoma. He enlisted in the USMC in 1954 and joined the Army in 1958. Denny retired with 20-years of service in 1974.

Denny was a veteran of the Vietnam War serving with Company C, 4th Battalion, 12th Infantry Regiment, 199th Infantry Brigade (Separate)(Light) “Redcatchers” from 1969-70. He was assigned to the 1st Army Marksmanship Training Unit (MTU) at Fort Meade, Maryland from 1970-74.

His awards and decorations include: 2 Bronze Star medals, Air Medal, Army Commendation Medal, Meritorious Service Medal, National Defense Medal w/Bronze Star, Good Conduct Medal (5th Awd), Vietnam Service Medal, Vietnam Campaign Medal w/1960 device, Combat Infantrymen Badge, U. S. Army Distinguished Pistol Shot Badge in 1967, and Rifle Excellence In Competition Badge.

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