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Service Status
Not Specified
Last Rank
Private First Class
Service Years
1969 - 1970
MOS
11B10-Infantryman
Home State
California
Private First Class

Combat Infantryman 1st Award


Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Artillery, Rocket, Mortar
Location
Quang Ngai (Vietnam)
Conflict
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Smith Mountain Cemetery - Dinuba, California
Wall Coordinates
13W 076
Mar 03, 1970
Service to 1970
A Company, 5th Battalion, 46th Infantry Regiment
A Company, 5th Battalion, 46th Infantry Regiment
Rank
Private First Class
MOS
11B10-Infantryman
Comments
Comments Pending
Private First Class
1969 - 1970
198th Light Infantry Brigade
198th Light Infantry Brigade
Rank
Private First Class
MOS
11B10-Infantryman
Comments
Comments Pending
Private First Class
1969 - 1970
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
1970
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
1970
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
1970
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
1970
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
1970
Vietnam War/Winter-Spring 1970 Campaign
Description
This campaign was from 1 November 1969 to 30 April 1970. An increase in enemy-initiated attacks, at the highest level since 4-5 September signaled the start of the first phase of the Communist winter ... More
1969 - 1970
Service from 1969

 
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