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Service Status
Not Specified
Last Rank
Private First Class
Service Years
1967 - 1968
MOS
13E10-Cannon Fire Direction Specialist
Home State
New York
Private First Class


Rifle

Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Gun, Small Arms Fire
Location
Quang Duc (Vietnam)
Conflict
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Long Island National Cemetery - Farmingdale, New York
Wall Coordinates
45W 059 / Section 2B Site 2005
Sep 07, 1968
Service to 1968
4th Battalion, 42nd Field Artillery Regiment/A Battery
4th Battalion, 42nd Field Artillery Regiment/A Battery
Rank
Private First Class
MOS
13E10-Cannon Fire Direction Specialist
Comments
Comments Pending
Private First Class
1968 - 1968
4th Infantry Division
4th Infantry Division
Rank
Private First Class
MOS
13E10-Cannon Fire Direction Specialist
Comments
Comments Pending
Private First Class
1968 - 1968
1st Battalion, 40th Field Artillery Regiment, 434th Field Artillery Brigade (Fort Sill, OK), B/1
School
1st Battalion, 40th Field Artillery Regiment, 434th Field Artillery Brigade (Fort Sill, OK)
Company
B
Platoon
1
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
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
Comments Pending
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 1 Oct 66-31 Oct 69, DAGO 53, 70
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 Oct 66-28 Jul 69, DAGO 3, 70; 29 Jul 69-17 Nov 70 DAGO 52, 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/Counteroffensive Phase V Campaign (1968)
Description
This campaign was from 1 July to 1 November 1968. During this period a country-wide effort was begun to restore government control of territory lost to the enemy since the Tet offensive. The enemy att... 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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