On March 5, 2016, Joe Kernan, who had been honored at the end of January during a Notre Dame hockey game, pointed out the oversight noticed by Tom Blum when the names of our classmates were read:
To Bryan Dunigan:
Tom Blum alerted me that John Roche had died in Vietnam.
What we do know is that John was an Army 1st Lieutenant
serving in Vietnam. He was killed in action on December 15, 1969,
shortly after arriving in Vietnam.