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Service Status
Not Specified
Last Rank
Corporal
Service Years
1968 - 1969
MOS
11B10-Infantryman
Home State
Idaho
Corporal

Combat Infantryman 1st Award


Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Multiple Fragmentation Wounds
Location
Khanh Hoa (Vietnam)
Conflict
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Fort Defiance Veterans Memorial Cemetery - Fort Defiance, Arizona
Wall Coordinates
20W 105
Aug 07, 1969
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
2003
Service to 1969
5th Battalion, 46th Infantry Regiment/A Company
5th Battalion, 46th Infantry Regiment/A Company
Rank
Private First Class
Location
Khanh Hoa - Vietnam
MOS
11B10-Infantryman
Comments
Comments Pending
Private First Class
1969 - 1969
198th Light Infantry Brigade
198th Light Infantry Brigade
Rank
Private First Class
MOS
11B10-Infantryman
Comments
Comments Pending
Private First Class
1969 - 1969
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
Killed while wounded in Hosp.
1969
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
1969
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
1969
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 24 Aug-31 Dec 69 and 31 Mar-30 Jun 70, DAGO 11, 73 amended DAGO 42, 72; 1 Mar-9 Oct 71 DAGO 6, 74
1969
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
1969
Vietnam War/Tet 69 Counteroffensive Campaign
Description
This campaign was from  23 February to 8 June 1969. From Tet 1969 through the month of June, the enemy again tried to sustain an offensive. His inability to do so can be largely attributed to aggressi... More
1969 - 1969
Vietnam War/Summer-Fall 1969 Campaign
Description
This campaign was from 9 June to 31 October 1969. During the summer and fall of 1969, conduct of operations was increasingly turned over to Vietnamese, US troops withdrew in greater numbers amid reaff... More
1969 - 1969
Service from 1968

 
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