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Roger B. Crowell Street Dedication Ceremony – Video Coverage
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Please click on the image above to view some of the video coverage of the street naming dedication ceremony in honor of Roger B. Crowell (SP4) taking place in Belleville on March 26, 2016 on the corner of Tiona Ave. and Nolton St.
He was assigned to the 1st Platoon, C Troop, 3rd Squadron, 4th Calvary Regiment, 25th Infantry Division.
A victim of the Vietnam conflict, he was killed in action on January 31, 1968 when an armored personnel carrier he was driving was hit by rockets.
He was awarded the Distinguished Service Cross, the Bronze Star, two Purple Hearts, the Combat Infantryman Badge, and the South Vietnamese Cross of Gallantry.
For more information about the ongoing efforts being made by Mayor Kimble, the Town Council, the Belleville Historical Preservation Committee, and Anthony Buccino to recognize those Belleville residents who made the ultimate sacrifice in service of our Country, please visit the Belleville Sons Honor Roll website.