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1st NS Casualty in Vietnam

STORY BY: Jeanine D'Eon
YEAR: 1966
LOCATION: Kentville, NS

Jeanine wrote the following story: "Dennis Schmidt was the first Nova Scotia casualty of the Vietnam War from Kentville, NS (Annapolis Valley), where a room in the local ice arena is dedicated to him. His parents are Bernard and Bell Schmidt, who lived on Lynwood Ave, Kentville, NS." Thanks for sharing, Jeanine

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