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Service Status
Not Specified
Last Rank
Specialist 4
Service Years
1968 - 1969
MOS
11B20-Infantry Team Leader
Home State
Pennsylvania
Specialist 4

Combat Infantryman 1st Award

Rifle
Auto Rifle
Machine Gun
 

Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Gun, Small Arms Fire
Location
Kien Hoa (Vietnam)
Conflict
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Lawn Croft Cemetery - Linwood, Pennsylvania
Wall Coordinates
22W 037
Jun 13, 1969
Service to 1969
Expert Marksman
Awarded Date
Jul 30, 1969
1969
Expert Marksman
Awarded Date
Jun 30, 1969
1969
9th Infantry Division
9th Infantry Division
Rank
Specialist 4
Location
Kien Hoa - Vietnam
MOS
11B20-Infantry Team Leader
Comments
Comments Pending
Specialist 4
1968 - 1969
3rd Battalion, 47th Infantry Regiment/B Company
3rd Battalion, 47th Infantry Regiment/B Company
Rank
Specialist 4
Location
Kien Hoa - Vietnam
MOS
11B20-Infantry Team Leader
Comments
Comments Pending
Specialist 4
1968 - 1969
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
POSTHUMOUS AWARD See newspaper clip 1 for details.
1969
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
news clipping
1969
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
1969
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
POSTHUMOUS AWARD See newspaper clip 1 for details.
1969
Army Commendation Medal
Criteria
The Army Commendation Medal is awarded to members of the Armed Forces of the United States who, while serving in any capacity with the Army, distinguish themselves by heroism, outstanding achievement,... More
Comments
news clipping
1969
Army Commendation Medal
Criteria
The Army Commendation Medal is awarded to members of the Armed Forces of the United States who, while serving in any capacity with the Army, distinguish themselves by heroism, outstanding achievement,... More
Comments
news clipping
1969
Meritorious Unit Commendation
Criteria
The Meritorious Unit Commendation is awarded to units for exceptionally meritorious conduct in performance of outstanding services for at least six continuous months during a period of military operat... More
Description
Meritorious Unit Commendation 1 Jan-31 Dec 68, DAGO 36, 70
1969
Army Good Conduct Medal
Criteria
The Army Good Conduct Medal is awarded on a selective basis to enlisted members of the Army who distinguish themselves by exemplary behavior, efficiency and fidelity during a specified period of conti... More
Comments
news clipping
1969
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
1969
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
1969
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 19 Dec 66-28 Jun 69, DAGO 59, 69
1969
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 1 Dec 66-30 Jun 68, DAGO 31, 69; Jan-Jun 69, DAGO 31, 69
1969
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
1969
Vietnam War/Tet 69 Counteroffensive Campaign
Description
This campaign was from  23 February to 8 June 1969. From Tet 1969 through the month of June, the enemy again tried to sustain an offensive. His inability to do so can be largely attributed to aggressi... More
1969 - 1969
Service from 1968
Marksman
Awarded Date
Jun 30, 1967
1967

 
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