Category Archives: Bill Wheatley

ABC News' Mark Litke: Now and Then…….

Hello June, I was just researching some information for a Vietnam story and saw the name “Wheatley” on my google results. I know the name well. He was the first person I knew killed in Vietnam. Following the links…of course…brought … Continue reading

Posted in Bill Wheatley, Lawton Grammar School Reunion, Mark Litke

Remembering Bill

For years I’ve been carrying around a letter, still in its original envelope, stamped 1962. It’s a letter from a 16-year-old who thought he liked me a lot and wanted me to know that. Bill actually sent the letter via … Continue reading

Posted in Bill Wheatley, Vietnam War