101 airborne combat patch
Thomas Stanley Cook
Cook arrived in South Vietnam 1968 and was assigned to A/2/501st.

SGT Thomas Standley Cook
Died: April 29, 1968 in Thua Thien,
South Vietnam due to hostle fire.
SGT Thomas S. Cook earned the Purple Heart (Posthumously) for military merit and for wounds
received which resulted in his death from gunshot wounds received while on a combat operation
when hit by hostile small arms fire 4k NW of Hue in the Thua Thien Province, South Vietnam.
Thomas S. Cook

Photo provided by: CW2 Ryan P. Niebuhr
Historian
2nd Brigade
101st Airborne Division