Brewer, William Glenn, SGT

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Last Rank
Sergeant
Last Service Branch
Infantry
Last Primary MOS
11B40-Infantry Platoon Sergeant
Last MOS Group
Infantry (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1968-1968, 11B10, 25th Infantry Division (Tropic Lightning)
Service Years
1953 - 1966

Sergeant


Four Service Stripes



Two Overseas Service Bars


 Last Photo   Personal Details 


Home State
North Carolina
North Carolina
Year of Birth
1935
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Charlotte, NC
Last Address
Kansas City, MO

Casualty Date
Aug 05, 1968
 
Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Gun, Small Arms Fire
Location
Tay Ninh (Vietnam)
Conflict
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Williams Memorial Presbyterian Church Cemetery - Charlotte, North Carolina
Wall/Plot Coordinates
49W 012

 Official Badges 

Infantry Shoulder Cord


 Unofficial Badges 




 Military Association Memberships
Vietnam Veterans Memorial
  1968, Vietnam Veterans Memorial [Verified] - Assoc. Page

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 Ribbon Bar

Combat Infantryman 1st Award
Basic Parachutist (1 Combat Jump)
Rifle

 
 Unit Assignments
3rd Battalion, 22nd Infantry Regiment25th Infantry Division (Tropic Lightning)
  1968-1968, 3rd Battalion, 22nd Infantry Regiment/D Company
  1968-1968, 11B10, 25th Infantry Division (Tropic Lightning)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1968-1968 Vietnam War/Counteroffensive Phase V Campaign (1968)
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity

William Glenn Brewer served with Delta Company, 3rd Battalion, 22nd Infantry Regiment,”My God, Those are Regulars”, 25th Infantry Division, “Tropic Lightning”.

He was awarded The Combat Infantryman’s Badge, The Bronze Star Medal, The Purple Heart Medal for his combat related wounds, The Vietnam Service Medal, The Republic of Vietnam Campaign Service Medal, The National Defense Service Medal and The Good Conduct Medal.

Burial:
Williams Memorial Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, North Carolina. Plot: Brewer.

(Source: Posted with permission of Tom & Jim Reece, #46857744; finding NC Vietnam KIA/MIA’s gravesites; Reconfigured and submitted by: Ron Yates)

   
Comments/Citation

Sgt William Glenn Brewer, Vietnam Veteran, Native of Charlotte, NC.

Sergeant William Glenn Brewer was a casualty of the Vietnam War. As a member of the Army, SGT Brewer served our country until August 5th, 1968 in Tay Ninh, South Vietnam. He was 33 years old and was not married. It was reported that William died from small arms fire or grenade. His body was recovered. SGT Brewer is on panel 49W, line 012 of the Vietnam Memorial Wall in Washington D.C. He served our country for 14 years.

He is the Son of Mr Clarence Bryant and Mrs Artis Jane Little Brewer. He was the Husband of Brigetta Karen Jager.


 
   
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