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Service Status
Not Specified
Last Rank
Sergeant
Service Years
1959 - 1965
MOS
11C20-Mortar Squad Leader
Home State
Florida
Sergeant

Combat Infantryman 1st Award


Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Gun, Small Arms Fire
Location
Pleiku (Vietnam)
Conflict
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Mountain View Memorial Park - Lakewood, Washington
Wall Coordinates
03E 067
Nov 17, 1965
Service to 1965
2nd Battalion, 7th Cavalry (Airmobile) /D Company
2nd Battalion, 7th Cavalry (Airmobile) /D Company
Rank
Sergeant
Location
Pleiku Province - Pleiku
MOS
11C20-Mortar Squad Leader
Comments
Comments Pending
Sergeant
1965 - 1965
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
1965
Army Presidential Unit Citation
Criteria
The Presidential Unit Citation may be awarded to units of the Armed Forces of the United States and cobelligerent nations for extraordinary heroism in action against an armed enemy occurring on or aft... More
Description
Presidential Unit Citation 23 Oct-26 Nov 65, DAGO 40, 67; 25 Aug 66-4 Apr 67, DAGO 2, 73
1965
Army Good Conduct Medal
Devices : Army GCM 3rd 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
3rd at death coffelt
1965
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
1965
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
1965
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
1965
Operation Silver Bayonet I - Battle of the Ia Drang
Description
Operation Silver Bayonet I (9 to 18 November) On 9 November, the 3rd Air Cavalry Brigade replaced the 1st Air Cavalry Brigade and conducted Operation Silver Bayonet I. Its mission was to set up target... More
1965 - 1965
Service from 1959

 
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