Photo of Navy veteran Vernon Parr Smith Sought for Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall of Faces

By Staff Reports

(Victor Valley)– California State Council of the Vietnam Veterans of America is seeking a photo of Vernon Parr Smith, listed as a 1964 graduate of Manual Arts High School in Los Angeles, to be included on the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall’s virtual Wall of Faces.

Smith is the last photo needed out of of 3,597 Californians who fought and died in the Vietnam War. According to the Wall of Faces, Smith served in the Navy and died on February 5, 1968 in the Quang Tri province.

Anyone with a photo of Vernon Parr Smith, or with information about where one can be found, can email Michael Kennedy at or go to

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