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Service Status
Not Specified
Last Rank
Corporal
Service Years
1967 - 1968
MOS
11B10-Infantryman
Home State
California
Corporal

Combat Infantryman 1st Award


Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Other Explosive Device
Location
Bien Hoa (Vietnam)
Conflict
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Fairhaven Memorial Park - Santa Ana, California
Wall Coordinates
53E 044 / Lawn Z
May 02, 1968
Service to 1968
9th Infantry Division
9th Infantry Division
Rank
Corporal
MOS
11B10-Infantryman
Comments
Comments Pending
Corporal
1968 - 1968
2nd Battalion, 47th Infantry Regiment/C Company
2nd Battalion, 47th Infantry Regiment/C Company
Rank
Corporal
MOS
11B10-Infantryman
Comments
Comments Pending
Corporal
1968 - 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
Comments Pending
1968
Valorous Unit Award
Criteria
The Valorous Unit Award may be awarded to units of the Armed Forces of the United States for extraordinary heroism in action against an armed enemy of the United States; while engaged in military oper... More
Description
Valorous Unit Award 31 Jan 68, DAGO 5, 69; 6-12 May 68, DAGO 43, 70; 1 May-29 Jun 70, DAGO 43, 72
1968
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
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
Comments Pending
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
Comments Pending
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, FC 19 Dec 66-28 Jun 69, DAGO 59, 69; 26 Jul 69-20 Jul 70, DAGO 55, 71
1968
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; 1 Jul-13 Nov 68, DAGO 13, 69; Jan-Jun 69, DAGO 59, 69; 29 Jul 69-20 Jul 70, DAGO 55, 71
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/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
Vietnam War/Counteroffensive Phase IV Campaign (1968)
Description
This campaign was from 2 April to 30 June 1968. During this period friendly forces conducted a number of battalion-size attritional operations against the enemy.

Operations PEGASUS-Lam Son 207 reliev
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1968 - 1968
Service from 1967

 
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