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Service Status
Not Specified
Last Rank
Sergeant
Service Years
1968 - 1970
MOS
11B40-Infantryman
Home State
Michigan
Sergeant

Combat Infantryman 1st Award


Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Gun, Small Arms Fire
Location
Quang Tin (Vietnam)
Conflict
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Riverside Cemetery - Menominee, Michigan
Wall Coordinates
11W 005
Apr 15, 1970
Service to 1970
C Company, 1st Battalion, 46th Infantry
C Company, 1st Battalion, 46th Infantry
Rank
Sergeant
MOS
11B40-Infantryman
Comments
Comments Pending
Sergeant
1969 - 1970
198th Light Infantry Brigade
198th Light Infantry Brigade
Rank
Sergeant
Location
Quang Tin - Vietnam
MOS
11B40-Infantryman
Comments
Comments Pending
Sergeant
1969 - 1970
23rd Infantry Division (Americal)
23rd Infantry Division (Americal)
Rank
Sergeant
Location
Quang Tin - Vietnam
MOS
11B40-Infantryman
Comments
Comments Pending
Sergeant
1969 - 1970
Bronze Star
Devices : Gold Letter V
Criteria
The Bronze Star Medal may be awarded to individuals who, while serving in any capacity with the Armed Forces of the United States in a combat theater, distinguish themselves by heroism, outstanding ac... More
Comments
coffelt
1970
Bronze Star
Criteria
The Bronze Star Medal may be awarded to individuals who, while serving in any capacity with the Armed Forces of the United States in a combat theater, distinguish themselves by heroism, outstanding ac... More
Comments
headstone
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
Army Commendation Medal
Criteria
The Army Commendation Medal is awarded to members of the Armed Forces of the United States who, while serving in any capacity with the Army, distinguish themselves by heroism, outstanding achievement,... More
Comments
Newsclipping
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 42, 72; 16 Apr-28 Aug 69, DAGO 6, 74; 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/Counteroffensive Phase VI Campaign (1968-69)
Description
This campaign was from 2 November 1968 to 22 February 1969. In November 1968 the South Vietnam government with American support began a concentrated effort to expand security in the countryside. This ... More
1969 - 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
Service from 1968

 
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