Jackson, Richard, 1LT

Deceased
 
 Photo In Uniform   Service Details
839 kb
View Time Line View Family Time Line
Last Rank
First Lieutenant
Last Service Branch
Special Forces
Primary Unit
1967-1969, HHC, 5th Special Forces Group (Airborne)
Service Years
1944 - 1970

Special Forces


Special Forces
First Lieutenant


 Last Photo   Personal Details 


Home State
Arkansas
Arkansas
Year of Birth
1928
 
This Military Service Page was created/owned by SSG Bryan Hood to remember Jackson, Richard, 1LT.

If you knew or served with this Soldier and have additional information or photos to support this Page, please leave a message for the Page Administrator(s) HERE.
 
Contact Info
Home Town
Not Specified
Last Address
Born in Hot Springs, AR. Lived in San Clemente, CA at time of death. Buried in Arlington National Cemetary 4 Jan 97 with full military honors.

Date of Passing
Dec 25, 1996
 
Location of Interment
Not Specified
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Not Specified

 Official Badges 

Honorably Discharged WW II


 Unofficial Badges 




 Military Association Memberships
American LegionDisabled American Veterans (DAV)Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States (VFW)
  1970, American Legion [Verified] - Assoc. Page
  2008, Disabled American Veterans (DAV) [Verified] - Assoc. Page
  2008, Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States (VFW) [Verified] - Assoc. Page


 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Not Specified
   
Other Comments:
Not Specified
   
 Photo Album   (More...


 Ribbon Bar

Combat Infantryman 2nd Award
Airborne Glider BadgeMaster ParachutistPathfinder Badge

 
 Unit Assignments
82nd Airborne Division1st Battalion, 504th Infantry Regiment (Airborne)24th Infantry DivisionMACV Studies and Observations Group (MACV-SOG)
5th Special Forces Group (Airborne)
  1951-1952, 82nd Airborne Division/HHC
  1951-1960, HHC, 1st Battalion, 504th Infantry Regiment (Airborne)
  1953-1953, 24th Infantry Division
  1966-1969, MACV Studies and Observations Group (MACV-SOG)
  1967-1969, HHC, 5th Special Forces Group (Airborne)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1941-1945 World War II
  1950-1953 Korean War
  1953-1953 Korean War/Third Korean Winter (1952-53)/Battle of Pork Chop Hill
  1968-1968 Vietnam War/Tet Counteroffensive Campaign (1968)
Copyright Togetherweserved.com Inc 2003-2011