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Service Status
Not Specified
Last Rank
Specialist 4
Service Years
1967 - 1968
MOS
11B20-Infantry Team Leader
Home State
Texas
Specialist 4

Combat Infantryman 1st Award

Rifle
Parachutist (Basic)
Machine Gun

Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Misadventure
Location
Binh Dinh (Vietnam)
Conflict
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Greenwood Memorial Park and Mausoleum - Ft Worth, Texas
Wall Coordinates
55E 037
May 06, 1968
Service to 1968
B Company, 2nd Battalion, 503rd Infantry Regiment (Airborne)
B Company, 2nd Battalion, 503rd Infantry Regiment (Airborne)
Rank
Specialist 4
MOS
11B20-Infantry Team Leader
Comments
Comments Pending
Specialist 4
1967 - 1968
173rd Airborne Brigade
173rd Airborne Brigade
Rank
Specialist 4
MOS
11B20-Infantry Team Leader
Comments
Comments Pending
Specialist 4
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
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 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 5 May 65-26 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/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
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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