Techsans in the Vietnam War: Profile

Techsans in the Vietnam War
  • Staff Sergeant Roger Daniel Martin

    21 September 1944 - 10 February 1974

    TTU: 1966 - 1968;

    Class of '68


    • Danny Martin with Colonel Gabriel
      Danny Martin with Colonel Gabriel
    • Danny Martin receiving Army Commendation medal
      Danny Martin receiving Army Commendation medal
    • Danny Martin with Bronze Star Medal
      Danny Martin with Bronze Star Medal
    • Danny Martin being promoted to Sergeant
      Danny Martin being promoted to Sergeant
    • 1st Logistical Command patch
      1st Logistical Command patch

  • Roger Daniel "Danny" Martin was born September 21, 1944, and grew up in Cone, Texas. He attended Texas Tech University from 1966 through 1968, graduating with a Bachelors of Business Administration specializing in finance and banking. After college he entered the Army and was sent to Da Nang, Vietnam, in April of 1969. He served as the assistant to the Chief of Financial Operations for the 64th Finance Section until April of 1970. During his military career he earned the Army CommendationMedal and the Bronze Star for meritorious service and attained the rank of staff sergeant. He was married to Phyllis Elaine Johnson and had two sons, Christopher Jon Martin and Roger Cole Martin. He died February 10, 1974.

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