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Service Status
Not Specified
Last Rank
Private First Class
Service Years
1967 - 1968
MOS
11B10-Infantryman
Home State
New Jersey
Private First Class

Combat Infantryman 1st Award


Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Misadventure
Location
Kontum (Vietnam)
Conflict
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Gate of Heaven Cemetery - East Hanover, New Jersey
Wall Coordinates
39W 039/Sec-46 Blk-A Tr-E Gr-40 1A
Nov 09, 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
2003
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
1968 - 1969
Service to 1968
3rd Battalion, 8th Infantry Regiment/C Company
3rd Battalion, 8th Infantry Regiment/C Company
Rank
Private First Class
MOS
11B10-Infantryman
Comments
Comments Pending
Private First Class
1968 - 1968
4th Infantry Division
4th Infantry Division
Rank
Private First Class
MOS
11B10-Infantryman
Comments
Comments Pending
Private First Class
1968 - 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
Vietnamese Civic Action 1st Class
Criteria
The Republic of Vietnam Civil Actions Medal was awarded as an individual foreign award to some members of the United States Army.
Comments
RVN Civil Actions Honor Medal, FC 1 Oct 66-31 Oct 69, DAGO 53, 70
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 Oct 66-28 Jul 69, DAGO 3, 70; 29 Jul 69-17 Nov 70, DAGO 52, 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 V Campaign (1968)
Description
This campaign was from 1 July to 1 November 1968. During this period a country-wide effort was begun to restore government control of territory lost to the enemy since the Tet offensive. The enemy att... More
1968 - 1968
Service from 1967

 
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