McDonald, Gerard, CPL

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Last Rank
Corporal
Last Service Branch
Infantry
Last Primary MOS
11C20-Indirect Fire Infantryman
Last MOS Group
Infantry (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1967-1968, 11C20, HHC, 3rd Battalion, 47th Infantry
Service Years
1966 - 1968

Corporal


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Home State
New York
New York
Year of Birth
1947
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Ellenburg Depot
Last Address
Ellenburg Depot

Casualty Date
Feb 26, 1968
 
Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Gun, Small Arms Fire
Location
Phong Dinh (Vietnam)
Conflict
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
St. Edmund's Cemetery - Ellenburg Depot, New York
Wall/Plot Coordinates
41E 042

 Official Badges 

9th Infantry Division Infantry Shoulder Cord


 Unofficial Badges 

Gold Star



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 Ribbon Bar

Combat Infantryman 1st Award

 
 National Guard Awards


 
 Unit Assignments/ Advancement Schools
3rd Battalion, 47th Infantry
  1967-1968, 11C20, HHC, 3rd Battalion, 47th Infantry
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1967-1968 Vietnam War/Counteroffensive Phase III Campaign (1967-68)
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Not Specified
   
Comments/Citation
PERSONAL DATA
  Home: Ellenburg Depot, New York
  DOB: Thursday, 03/06/1947
  Sex: Male
  Race: Caucasian
  Married? No
  Religion: Roman Catholic
 
MILITARY DATA
  Service: Army of the United States
  Comp: Selective Service
  Grade: E3
  Rank: Corporal (See Note below)
  ID No: 51591897
  MOS: 11C10 - Indirect Fire Infantryman
  LenSvc: Between 1 and 2 years
  Unit: B CO, 3RD BN, 47TH INF RGT, 9 INF DIV
  Note: Posthumous Promotion as indicated
 
CASUALTY DATA
  Start Tour: Sunday, 11/26/1967
  Cas Date: Monday, 02/26/1968
  Age at Loss: 20
  Remains: Body Recovered
  Location: Phong Dinh, South Vietnam
  Type: Hostile, Died
  Reason: Gun, Small Arms Fire - Ground Casualty
  Last Update: February 1969
 
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