| In Honor and Remembrance
LT Raymond Lee Johnson, Jr.
Served with Alpha 2-7 Cav NAM 66-67
(Lieutenant Colonel, Retired)
|Posted to Alpha 2-7 Cav Website May 2016/JFB
|March 21,1944 - May 29,1996
Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery
San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas
Plot: Section 17 Site 1135
|LT Raymond Johnson receiving a
Silver Star in NAM during 1967.
"He was a fine officer, a great leader
and a good guy."
~ SGT Mike Kovitch, RTO
Alpha 2-7 Cav 66-67~
LT Johnson served his first tour in
NAM with Alpha 2-7 Cav from August
to August 66-67.
He went back to NAM and served a
He retired as a LTC after serving 20+
years in the Army. After his
retirement, he served 10 years as a
high school ROTC instructor.
Unfortunately, LTC Raymond Lee
Johnson, Jr. passed away on 29 May
1996 from Non-hodgkin's lymphoma,
apparently caused by exposure to
Agent Orange during his first tour in