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Service Status
Not Specified
Last Rank
Corporal
Service Years
1967 - 1968
MOS
32A-Fixed Station Attendant
Home State
New York
Corporal



Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Gun, Small Arms Fire
Location
Phong Dinh (Vietnam)
Conflict
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Long Island National Cemetery - Farmingdale, New York
Wall Coordinates
35E 084/Section N Site 29426-A
Jan 31, 1968
Service to 1968
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
Gunshot wound on perimeter defense, per Coffelt Database.
1968
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 May 67-30 Sep 68, DAGO 48, 69
1968
New York Conspicuous Service Cross
Criteria
Awarded to any current New York State citizen or person who was a New York State citizen while serving on federal active duty; whose entire service was honorable subsequent to the time of receipt of t... More
Comments
Awarded posthumously, per index record.
1968
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
Counteroffensive, Phase III, 1 June 1967 - 29 January 1968
1968
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
Tet Counteroffensive, 30 January - 1 April 1968
1968
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, 3 Aug 67-9 Feb 70, DAGO 43, 70; 1 Jun 69-29 Jun 70, DAGO 54, 74
1968
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
1968
Vietnam War/Counteroffensive Phase III Campaign (1967-68)
Description
This campaign was from 1 June 1967 to 29 January 1968.The conflict in South Vietnam remains basically unchanged. As Operation JUNCTION CITY ended, elements of the U.S. 1st and 25th Infantry Divisions,... More
1968 - 1968
Vietnam War/Tet Counteroffensive Campaign (1968)
Description
This campaign was from 30 January to 1 April 1968. On 29 January 1968 the Allies began the Tet-lunar new year expecting the usual 36-hour peaceful holiday truce. Because of the threat of a large-scale... More
1968 - 1968
69th Engineer Battalion/HHC
69th Engineer Battalion/HHC
Rank
Corporal
Location
Phong Dinh Province - Vietnam
MOS
32A-Fixed Station Attendant
Comments
Comments Pending
Corporal
1967 - 1968
34th Engineer Group
34th Engineer Group
Rank
Corporal
Location
Phong Dinh Province - Vietnam
MOS
32A-Fixed Station Attendant
Comments
Comments Pending
Corporal
1967 - 1968
20th Engineer Brigade
20th Engineer Brigade
Rank
Corporal
Location
Phong Dinh Province - Venezuela
MOS
32A-Fixed Station Attendant
Comments
Comments Pending
Corporal
1967 - 1968
National Defense Service Medal (1961-1974)
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
1967
Service from 1967

 
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