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Service Status
Not Specified
Last Rank
Private First Class
Service Years
1967 - 1968
MOS
31B10-Field Communications Electronics Equipment Mechanic
Home State
California
Private First Class

Parachutist (Basic)


Cause
Hostile, Died of Wounds
Reason
Gun, Small Arms Fire
Location
Phu Yen (Vietnam)
Conflict
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Rose Hills Memorial Park - Whittier, California
Wall Coordinates
42E 060
Mar 04, 1968
Service to 1968
173rd Airborne Brigade
173rd Airborne Brigade
Rank
Private First Class
MOS
31B10-Field Communications Electronics Equipment Mechanic
Comments
Comments Pending
Private First Class
1967 - 1968
D Company 16th Armor, Special Troops Battalion, 173rd Airborne Brigade
D Company 16th Armor, Special Troops Battalion, 173rd Airborne Brigade
Rank
Private First Class
MOS
31B10-Field Communications Electronics Equipment Mechanic
Comments
Comments Pending
Private First Class
1967 - 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
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
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.
Description
RVN Civil Actions Honor Medal, FC 5 May 65-24 Sep 70, DAGO 51, 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
Service from 1967

 
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