James Hollerman

3rd Battalion, 1st Infantry

Born March 7, 1944 - Died October 1980

James Hollerman was from Opa Locka, Miami-Dade, FL.  He died from a heart attack following open heart surgey.  (SS # 262-66-5092)

Photograph by Gary Koppen

As memory of that time fades, "Big Jim" is one of a handful of guys that I will always remember. He was a fine soldier, a good buddy, and an all around great guy who loved the Vietnamese children. I am saddened to hear of his passing.

Sgt. Lou Tarantino
Second Platoon
Bravo Company 3rd Bn., 1st. Inf.
May 70 - April 71

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