Thomas E. (Tom) Konkol

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  • SP4 (E4)
  • Served: July 3, 1968 – July 14, 1970, Reserve to June 10, 1974
  • Vietnam War – 3rd Battalion, 81st Artillery
  • CBR Sergeant Missile Specialist
  • Awarded Expedition Forces Medal South Korea, National Defense Service Medal, SPS M-14

He enlisted after graduating from Michigan Technological University in 1968. Stationed as artillery backup at Camp Colburn, Korea after 14 weeks of AIT at Fort Sill, Oklahoma. Tommy, son of Thomas and Florence (Gotto) Konkolewski was raised in Chicago and retired in 2015.  Nearly all of his early summers were spent at Anna Lake Resort on Annabelle Lake.  Tom and his wife, Carol, currently reside in Charlotte, North Carolina.  They still visit Annabelle Lake whenever possible.