Remembering SSG Rodger Edson Terwilliger
SSG Rodger Edson Terwilliger
Hometown: Ypsilanti, MI
Place of Burial: Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, VA
Killed In Action: 15 OCT 1966 – Vietnam War
SSG Terwilliger was an intelligence analyst (MOS 96B40) assigned to the 246th PSYOP Company, 6th PSYOP BN. Rodger was working in the Quang Nom Province of South Vietnam when a vehicle he was a passenger in struck an enemy mine, mortally wounding him.
He was posthumously awarded the Purple Heart Medal.
Rodger’s name is inscribed on the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall on Panel 11E Line 0708
Please keep his family in your thoughts and intentions.