Below are the names of local men who died while serving in Vietnam. Also listed are their ranks, hometowns, date of deaths and location on The Moving Wall, which will be on display at Tharptown Playground Thursday through Monday. Profiles of some of these troops will be featured in this week's editions of The News-Item and in a program that will be distributed at The Moving Wall.

Northumberland County

Name Date of death Hometown Panel

Spc6 Nicholas E. Brunznack Sept. 17, 1967 Mount Carmel 26E Line 81

Staff Sgt. Harry L. Bucher May 9, 1970 Northumberland 10W Line 4

Pvt. Ray T. Comfort April 13, 1968 Northumberland 49E Line 40

Cpl. Francis D. Donohue Dec. 28, 1968 Shamokin 36W Line 84

Cpl. James R. Dunkle May 13, 1969 Milton 25W Line 98

First Lt. Norman E. Fine Jr. Jan. 16, 1968 Milton 34E Line 68

Spc. Adam A. Fontana May 10, 1968 Atlas 58E Line 7

Sgt. Neil R. Hans Nov. 1, 1965 Muncy 3E Line 12

Lance Cpl. Carl F. Kroh Aug. 13, 1969 Kulpmont 19W Line 31

Tech. Sgt. Gene A. Lauer Sept. 24, 1968 Shamokin 42W Line 45

Spc4 Robert J. Marcavage Oct. 15, 1966 Shamokin 11E Line 77

Pfc. Donald A. Nahodil Jr. March 3, 1968 Shamokin 42E Line 54

Spc4 Thomas Olearnik Nov. 19, 1967 Mount Carmel 30E Line 31

Spc4 Ronald L. Raker Feb. 18, 1969 Shamokin 32W Line 56

Lt. Michael P. Rice Sept. 13, 1972 Sunbury 1W Line 72

PPC Richard F. Ritter March 15, 1967 Watsontown 16E Line 86

Cpl. William E. Rodkey Aug. 24, 1967 Northumberland 25E Line 40

ATR2 Joseph S. Saukaitis March 16, 1970 Kulpmont 12W Line 9

2nd Lt. Stephen F. Snyder Aug. 24, 1966 Sunbury 10E Line 34

Staff Sgt. Carl M. Stitely March 21, 1968 Milton 45E Line 51

Spc. Leon A. Tetkoski April 30, 1970 Shamokin 11W Line 77

Sgt. Ray Ulrich June 6, 1969 Milton 23W Line 49

WO Leroy J. Westra May 25, 1971 Northumberland 3E Line 55

Columbia County

SN Alvin L. Levan Oct. 25, 1968 Catawissa 11E Line 106

Pfc. Michael Liptock Oct. 13, 1965 Centralia 2E Line 122