Taps, Present Arms
Retired Sergeant First Class
Arpad Tamas, 65, of Phenix City, died Thursday, August 30, 2001.
was born May 10, 1936,
in Hungary, the
son of the late Therese Iraghi Tamas and Josef Tamas.
retired from the U.S. Army with 22 years of service. He served in Vietnam and
received the National Defense Service Medal, Vietnam Service Medal
with one Star, Bronze
Star Medal, Vietnam Campaign Medal, Vietnam Cross of Gallantry
with Palm, Combat
Infantryman Badge, three Overseas Bars, Meritorious
Heart Medal. He was a member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars
(VFW) and the USAMU Retired Service Rifle Shooters.