Clark, Jerry Furman, 1LT

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Last Rank
First Lieutenant
Last Service Branch
Last Primary MOS
1542-Infantry Unit Commander
Last MOS Group
Infantry (Officer)
Primary Unit
1966-1967, 25th Infantry Division (Tropic Lightning)
Service Years
1965 - 1967


First Lieutenant

One Overseas Service Bar

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Home State
New York
New York
Year of Birth
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Last Address

Casualty Date
Jun 21, 1967
Hostile, Died
Multiple Fragmentation Wounds
Quang Ngai (Vietnam)
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
U.S. Military Academy West Point Post Cemetery - West Point, New York
Wall/Plot Coordinates
22E 029

 Official Badges 

Infantry Shoulder Cord

 Unofficial Badges 

 Military Association Memberships
West Point Association of GraduatesVietnam Veterans MemorialMilitary Order of the Purple Heart
  1965, West Point Association of Graduates
  2013, Vietnam Veterans Memorial [Verified] - Assoc. Page
  2013, Military Order of the Purple Heart [Verified] - Assoc. Page

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 Ribbon Bar

Combat Infantryman 1st Award
Parachutist (Basic)

 Unit Assignments
1st Battalion, 14th Infantry Regiment25th Infantry Division (Tropic Lightning)
  1966-1967, 1542, 1st Battalion, 14th Infantry Regiment
  1966-1967, 25th Infantry Division (Tropic Lightning)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1966-1967 Vietnam War/Counteroffensive Phase II Campaign (1966-67)
 Colleges Attended 
United States Military Academy
  1961-1965, United States Military Academy
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
1st Lt. Jerry Clark served with 2nd Platoon, A Company, 1st Battalion, 14th Infantry Regiment, 25th Infantry Division. His tour began on 15 December 1966.

He was fatally wounded 21 June 1967, on a search and destroy mission in the booby-trapped tunnels of Duc Pho, RVN.
Lt. Clark was interred in United States Military Academy Post Cemetery, West Point, Orange County, New York, Plot: Section XXXIV Site 152.

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