Major General Eldon Bargewell Media


Eldon Bargewell Tribute 2019

A very moving tribute honoring Major General Eldon Bargewell by the Special Operations Association.


The Bull Simons Award is given by U.S. Special Operations Command to the person who exemplifies the esprit, values, and skills of the special operations warrior.

A biographical video of Major General Eldon Bargewell, the 2010 recipient.

MG Eldon Bargewell Foundation

A video presentation created by Jay Fry, Hoquiam High School Class of 1966 graduate and MG Eldon Bargewell Foundation Board member. It provides a brief overview of MG Bargewell’s military career and the Foundation’s efforts to honor him by building Delta Park.


tip of the spear magazine

Tip of the Spear Magazine

June 2010 issue, featuring Major General Eldon Bargewell, 2010 Bull Simons Award recipient

The Southern California Sentinel

Southern California Sentinel

June 2019 issue, honoring Major General Eldon Bargewell (1947 – 2019)

Special Operations Association Reunion 2019

Special Operations Association Reunion 2019

2019 Special Operations Association Pre Reunion Packet featuring an article honoring Major General Eldon Bargewell


The Major General Bargewell Memorial Delta Park Will Honor a Hoquiam Hometown Hero     New
Grays Harbor Talk website (Note: original post has been edited)

MACV-SOG: The Covert Special Operations Unit You’ve Never Heard Of   
Stavros Atlamazoglou, Sandboxx website

Group Raises Funds for Hoquiam Park to Honor Homegrown Military Hero 
The Daily World, June 22, 2021

Humble Warriors
with permission of the author General Lawson Magruder III from his book:  A Soldier’s Journey Living His “Why”       

Major General Eldon Bargewell, a Special Operations Legend, Stavros Atlamazoglou, Sandboxx website

Eldon Bargewell, Missions Possible, The Daily Progress, November 5, 2006

Four Decades After War, a Friend Comes Home, The Daily Progress, October 2, 2011

At the Wall, Another Wall Comes Down, The Daily Progress, October 2, 2011

SOG During The Vietnam War, Business Insider, February 9, 2021

General Eldon Bargewell of Hoquiam remembered as a warrior, The Daily World, Apr 30, 2019

3 Legendary Leaders, Stavros Atlamazoglou, Business Insider, November 12, 2020

General Leading Haditha Probe Known for Integrity, Toughness, Washington Post, June 16, 2006

Distinguished Member of the U.S. Army Special Forces Regiment, Inducted April 5, 2012

Last Man Out, Tom Neven USSOCOM History Office, Soldier of Fortune website

Together We Served, Military Service Page for MG Eldon Bargewell created by SGM Mike Vining

Major General Eldon Bargell ObituraryDothan Eagle, May 8, 2019

Major General Eldon Bargell Biography

Special Operations Legend Major General Eldon Bargewell Laid To Rest, by Jack Murphy, SOFREP, May 11, 2019

Major General Eldon Bargewell Gravesite

Please donate by mailing your check to:

Grays Harbor Community Foundation
c/o MG Eldon Bargewell Memorial
707 J Street
Hoquiam, WA 98550

Or online at:

Select "Eldon Bargewell Memorial Fund" in the Donations Options box.

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