james (jim) lary, administrative supervisor

This month’s “Featured Vet” is retired US Army Sgt First Class Jim Lary, currently our chapter President. Sgt Lary served as Mortuary NCOIC at Danang, RVN on his first Vietnam tour, and was assigned to the 92nd Combat Support Group on subsequent tours.  His decorations include the National Defense Service Medal, Vietnam Service Medal, RVN Combat Medal w/ 6 devices, MUC, RVN Gallantry Cross, among many others.   His served in Thailand, Vietnam, Okinawa, Japan, Korea, as well as the US.  His home town is Oak Ridge, Tennessee where he entered service in 1963.