|Dodges Who Fought For Their Country
Afghanistan and Iraq
John Dodge of Middle Chinnock, Somerset, England, was the father of William and Richard who came to America in 1629 and 1638, respectively. They settled in what is now, Salem, Massachusetts. |
Tristram Dodge came to Block Island, Rhode Island in 1660/61. He came from England, via Newfoundland, via Taunton, Massachusetts. We believe that his ancestors were came from Northern England
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The photos above belong to Sgt. Gregory James Dodge, 207th Maint. Co. In the group photo, Gregory is the 4th one over in the 2nd row.
| Lineage - John Dodge, Middle Chinnock, England through Richard |
Robert Douglas Maxfield of Berlin, Vermont. Operation Iraqi-Freedom, Army Artillery
DOE 31 Aug 2002, PFC VTANG, DOBCT & AIT 17 Mar 2003 - 15 Aug 2003, Unit Svc Brty 1st NBN 86th FA Regt.
Overseas service "Redleg" Co. 95th MP BN, 16th MP Bde, Scania, Iraq
MP convoy duty 23 Jan 2004 - 21 Feb. 2005
Continues in Service with the SVC Brty 1st BN 86th FA, Rank Spec. 4
Robert's parents are Whitney J. Maxfield and Priscilla Ann Craig
Submitted by Whitney Maxfield
| Lineage - John Dodge, Middle Chinnock, England through Richard
Kyle Delbert Hill of Vermont Served in Southwest Asia in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom - Summer 2004..
Duty Station - 158th Fighter Wing, Vermont Air National Guard (F-16 Unit)
Enlisted - 09/27/2001.. delayed because of 09/11
AFSC (aka MOS) - 2W151 Aircraft Armament Systems Journeyman.. in other words our shop loads bombs and the 20 MM cannon, and maintains all weapons systems functions.. Kyle troubleshoots the electronics of the weapons systems and suspension equipment (bomb racks, missile launchers, pylons, etc)
Current Rank - Senior Airman (E-4).. very soon to be Staff Sergeant (E-5)
Noteworthy Award other than typical ribbons / medals - Graduated 2nd in class from Tech School (Sheppard AFB Wichita Falls, TX) with average over 97%. Awarded "Weapons Warrior" as top student at applying the job knowledge to performing the job.
Kyle joins his brother, Randy Ray Hill, as a war veteran. Randy served in the United States Air Force and was deployed to Turkey during the 1991 Gulf War.
Kyle and Randy are sons of Dell Hill
Submitted by Delbert Ray Hill
Randy and Kyle Hill continue a long line of distinguished military service and have done their Dodge heritage proud in the process. Their Dad, Delbert Ray Hill, served in the United States Army 1964-1967 and their Grandfather, Walter Edward Holmes, served in WW II.