Memorial Street Signs
In observance of every Memorial Day, Hampton Veterans of Foreign Wars gave the supreme sacrifice in defense of their country, in WORLD WAR II, KOREA and VIETNAM and streets, bridges, parks & playgrounds in Hampton, were named in their honor.
In Memory of John P. Falcone, Jr. -- Vietnam
John Paul Falcone, Jr. was born on October 28, 1939 and joined the Armed Forces while in Hampton, NH.
He served as a 1542 in the Army. In 10 years of service, he attained the rank of Capt/03. He began a tour of duty on May 20, 1967.
On November 11, 1967, at the age of 28, John Paul Falcone, Jr. perished in the service of our country in South Vietnam, Kontum.
Hampton Union, October 29, 1959
[Don Iveson photo taken from MicroFilm]
Hampton Union, November 30, 1947
The below 5 photographs are from the virtual wall on the website i.e. http://www. virtualwall.org/df/FalconeJP01a.htm
[Photo by Bill Teschek 2004]