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Service Status
Not Specified
Last Rank
Sergeant
Service Years
1956 - 1966
MOS
76K-General Supply Specialist
Home State
New Jersey
Sergeant

Combat Infantryman 1st Award

Parachutist (Basic)

Cause
Hostile, Died while Missing
Reason
Gun, Small Arms Fire
Location
Vietnam, South (Vietnam)
Conflict
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Florence National Cemetery - Florence, South Carolina
Wall Coordinates
10E 049/Plot: Sec A Site 287-A
Aug 27, 1966
Service to 1966
B Company, 2nd Battalion, 8th Cavalry (Airmobile)
B Company, 2nd Battalion, 8th Cavalry (Airmobile)
Rank
Sergeant
MOS
76K-General Supply Specialist
Comments
Comments Pending
Sergeant
1966 - 1966
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
1966
Army Good Conduct Medal
Devices : Army GCM 4th Award
Criteria
The Army Good Conduct Medal is awarded on a selective basis to enlisted members of the Army who distinguish themselves by exemplary behavior, efficiency and fidelity during a specified period of conti... More
Comments
4th award at death coffelt
1966
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
1966
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
1966
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 9 Aug 65-19 May 69, DAGO 59, 69; May 69-Feb 70, DAGO 11, 73, amended DAGO 42, 72; 21 Feb 70-28 Feb 71, DAGO 42, 72; 17 Sep 65-Jun 72, DAGO 54, 75
1966
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
1966
Vietnam War/Counteroffensive Phase II Campaign (1966-67)
Description
This campaign was from 1 July 1966 to 31 May 1967. United States operations after 1 July 1966 were a continuation of the earlier counteroffensive campaign. Recognizing the interdependence of political... More
1966 - 1966
Service from 1956

 
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