SFC Vidal Cordero Burgos (Ret.)

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Co. F & Co. D, 1950-1953; Served for 23 yrs. (Deceased 2017)

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SSG Vidal Cordero-Burgos (Ret.), 91, passed away on November 22, 2017 in Smiths Station, Alabama. Vidal was born on November 18, 1926 in Guayanilla, PR. He was drafted in the Army in 1945 where he served in the 65th’s Company “F” during World War II. During the Korean War, he served two combat tours with the 65th, in Co. “D” in 1950 and again in 1952. He also served in the Vietnam War retiring as a staff sergeant after 23 years of service. Vidal started, owned and operated several very successful businesses in the Columbus, Georgia area. Published in DignityMemorial.com