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Service Status
Not Specified
Last Rank
Private First Class
Service Years
1970 - 1971
MOS
11B10-Infantryman
Home State
North Carolina
Private First Class

Combat Infantryman 1st Award


Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Gun, Small Arms Fire
Location
Quang Tri (Vietnam)
Conflict
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Salem Methodist Church Cemetery - Albemarle, North Carolina
Wall Coordinates
04W 065
Mar 22, 1971
Service to 1971
C Company, 3rd Battalion, 187th Infantry (Rakkasans)
C Company, 3rd Battalion, 187th Infantry (Rakkasans)
Rank
Private First Class
Location
Quang Tri - Vietnam
MOS
11B10-Infantryman
Comments
Comments Pending
Private First Class
1971 - 1971
101st Airborne Division
101st Airborne Division
Rank
Private First Class
MOS
11B10-Infantryman
Comments
Comments Pending
Private First Class
1971 - 1971
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, Merit
1971
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
1971
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
1971
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
1971
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 19 Jul 68-14 May 69, DAGO 43, 70 1 Mar-9 Oct 71, DAGO 6, 74; 18 Apr-31 Aug 71 and 6-19 Sep 71, DAGO 6, 74
1971
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
1971
Vietnam War/Counteroffensive Phase VII Campaign (1970-71)
Description
This campaign was from 1 Jul 1970 to 30 June 1971. Fighting continued in Cambodia during early February before and after South Vietnam began its U.S.-aided drive in Laos, Lam Son 719, the most signifi... More
1971 - 1971
9th Battalion, 2nd Training Brigade (Fort Jackson, SC), D/1
School
9th Battalion, 2nd Training Brigade (Fort Jackson, SC)
Company
D
Platoon
1
1970
Service from 1970

 
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