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Service Status
Not Specified
Last Rank
Second Lieutenant
Service Years
1965 - 1967
MOS
1542-Infantry Unit Commander
Home State
Ohio
Second Lieutenant

Combat Infantryman 1st Award


Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Gun, Small Arms Fire
Location
Tay Ninh (Vietnam)
Conflict
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Brooklyn Heights Cemetery - Brooklyn Heights, Ohio
Wall Coordinates
28E 095/ Mausoleum Sanctuary of Light Sect. 3 Tier
Oct 29, 1967
Vietnam War/Counteroffensive Phase III Campaign (1967-68)
Description
This campaign was from 1 June 1967 to 29 January 1968.The conflict in South Vietnam remains basically unchanged. As Operation JUNCTION CITY ended, elements of the U.S. 1st and 25th Infantry Divisions,... More
1967 - 1968
Service to 1967
25th Infantry Division (Tropic Lightning)
25th Infantry Division (Tropic Lightning)
Rank
Second Lieutenant
Location
Tay Ninh - Vietnam
MOS
1542-Infantry Unit Commander
Comments
Comments Pending
Second Lieutenant
1967 - 1967
1st Battalion, 27th Infantry Regiment/D Company
1st Battalion, 27th Infantry Regiment/D Company
Rank
Second Lieutenant
Location
Tay Ninh - Vietnam
MOS
1542-Infantry Unit Commander
Comments
Comments Pending
Second Lieutenant
1967 - 1967
Silver Star
Criteria
The Silver Star may be awarded to any person who, while serving in any capacity with the Armed Forces of the United States, is cited for gallantry in action, against an enemy of the United States whil... More
Comments
See Citation on Additional Comments
1967
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
1967
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
1967
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
1967
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 Jan 66-21 Jan 70, DAGO 51, 71
1967
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 Jan 66-Aug 68, DAGO 48, 71; 1 Sep 68-30 Sep 70, DAGO 5, 73
1967
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
1967
Service from 1965

 
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