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Bring Home Colonel John F. O’Grady A Hero

Please help Bring Colonel John F. O’Grady Home!  Col OGrady was shot down over Vietnam in 1967 and went missing, leaving behind a wife and seven children.  I am  the youngest daughter of the seven children and after over 30 … Continue reading

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Colonel John O’Grady Part 5: The Parents

HE WAS THEIR ONLY CHILD   John Martin O’Grady and Fraces V. O’Grady were the parents of Colonel O’Grady. They were both born at the turn of the 20th century and were married for over 55 years.  They dreamed of … Continue reading

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Colonel John O’Grady; A Soldier’s Daughter

On April 10, 1967 Col. O’Grady scribbled a letter to his 6 year old daughter, Tara. In his hurry to conclude, he had a mission to complete, he wrote, “Daddy is flying a lot and the more he flies the … Continue reading

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