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Service Status
Not Specified
Last Rank
Sergeant
Service Years
1968 - 1970
MOS
11B20-Infantryman
Home State
Texas
Sergeant

Combat Infantryman 1st Award


Cause
Hostile, Died of Wounds
Reason
Artillery, Rocket, Mortar
Location
Phuoc Long (Vietnam)
Conflict
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Houston National Cemetery - Houston, Texas
Wall Coordinates
13W 066 / Section E Site 1091
Feb 28, 1970
Service to 1970
D Company, 1st Battalion, 7th Cavalry (Airmobile)
D Company, 1st Battalion, 7th Cavalry (Airmobile)
Rank
Sergeant
MOS
11B20-Infantryman
Comments
Comments Pending
Sergeant
1970 - 1970
Bronze Star
Devices : Gold Letter V
Criteria
The Bronze Star Medal may be awarded to individuals who, while serving in any capacity with the Armed Forces of the United States in a combat theater, distinguish themselves by heroism, outstanding ac... More
Comments
Headstone/COFFELT
1970
Bronze Star
Criteria
The Bronze Star Medal may be awarded to individuals who, while serving in any capacity with the Armed Forces of the United States in a combat theater, distinguish themselves by heroism, outstanding ac... More
Comments
Headstone/COFFELT
1970
Purple Heart
Criteria
The Purple Heart may be awarded to any member of the Armed Forces of the United States who, while serving under competent authority in any capacity with one of the Armed Forces, has been wounded, kill... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1970
National Defense Service Medal (2001-Present))
Criteria
The National Defense Service Medal is awarded for honorable active service as a member of the Armed Forces during the Korean War, Vietnam War, the war against Iraq in the Persian Gulf, and for service... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1970
Vietnam Service Medal
Criteria
The Vietnam Service Medal was awarded to members of the Armed Forces of the United States who served at any time between July 4, 1965, and March 28, 1973, in Vietnam or its contiguous waters or airspa... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1970
Vietnamese Civic Action 1st Class
Criteria
The Republic of Vietnam Civil Actions Medal was awarded as an individual foreign award to some members of the United States Army.
Comments
RVN Civil Actions Honor Medal, FC 1 Jan 69-1 Feb 70, DAGO 42, 72
1970
Vietnam Gallantry Cross Unit Citation
Criteria
The Republic of Vietnam Meritorious Unit Citation (Gallantry Cross Colors) was authorized to be worn by units individually cited for service in military operations in support of the government of Sout... More
Description
RVN Gallantry Cross w/Palm 14-16 Nov 65, DAGO 21, 69, amended DAGO 48, 68; 9 Aug-13 Nov 65, and 17 Nov 65-19 May 69, DAGO 70, 69, amended DAGO 59, 69; May 69-Feb 70, DAGO 11, 73, amended DAGO 42, 7... More
1970
Republic of Vietnam Campaign Medal
Criteria
This medal is awarded to members of the Armed Forces of the United States who: 1. Served for 6 months in South Vietnam during the period 1 Mar 61 and 28 Mar 73; or 2. Served outside the geographical l... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1970
Vietnam War/Winter-Spring 1970 Campaign
Description
This campaign was from 1 November 1969 to 30 April 1970. An increase in enemy-initiated attacks, at the highest level since 4-5 September signaled the start of the first phase of the Communist winter ... More
1969 - 1970
Service from 1968

 
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