228,000 Georgians served in the military during the War in Vietnam.
1,584 Georgians were Killed in Action (as listed on the Vietnam Memorial in the Pete Wheeler Georgia War Veterans Memorial Complex in front of the Floyd Veterans Memorial Building).
8,534 Georgians were Wounded in Action.
21 Georgians were Prisoners of War.
35 native sons of Georgia are still unaccounted for, Missing in Action.
16 remains of Georgians have been identified.
12 Medal of Honor recipients of the Vietnam War born were in Georgia or had their MOH accredited to Georgia:
Army SSG Hammett L. Bowen, Jr. of LaGrange
Army SFC William M. Bryant of Cochran
Marine SGT Rodney Maxwell Davis of Macon
Army 2LT Harold Bascom Durham of Atlanta
Air Force LtCol Joe M. Jackson of Newnan
Army SPC4 Donald R. Johnston of Columbus
Retired Marine General James E. Livingston of Telfair County (presently living in South Carolina)
Army SGT Ray McKibben of Felton
Marine CPT Stephen W. Pless of Newnan
Army 1LT Ronald E. Ray of Cordele
Army CPT James M. Sprayberry of Newnan
Air Force CPT Hilliard Wilbanks of Cornelia