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Service Status
Not Specified
Last Rank
Sergeant
Service Years
1965 - 1967
MOS
64B20-Heavy Vehicle Driver
Home State
California
Sergeant



Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Multiple Fragmentation Wounds
Location
Binh Duong (Vietnam)
Conflict
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Golden Gate National Cemetery - San Bruno, California
Wall Coordinates
21E 117/ Section T Site 995
Jun 17, 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
Sergeant
MOS
64B20-Heavy Vehicle Driver
Comments
Comments Pending
Sergeant
1966 - 1967
HHT, 3rd Squadron, 4th Cavalry
HHT, 3rd Squadron, 4th Cavalry
Rank
Sergeant
MOS
64B20-Heavy Vehicle Driver
Comments
Comments Pending
Sergeant
1966 - 1967
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
Source details located in The Coffelt Database
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
Source details located in The Coffelt Database
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
Source details located in The Coffelt Database
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.
Description
RVN Civil Actions Honor Medal, FC 15 Mar 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 Mar 66-Aug 68, DAGO 48, 71
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
Vietnam War/Counteroffensive Phase II Campaign (1966-67)
Description
This campaign was from 1 July 1966 to 31 May 1967. United States operations after 1 July 1966 were a continuation of the earlier counteroffensive campaign. Recognizing the interdependence of political... More
1966 - 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
Source details located in The Coffelt Database
1966
Army Garrison, US Army Depot Okinawa
Army Garrison, US Army Depot Okinawa
Rank
Private First Class
MOS
64B20-Heavy Vehicle Driver
Comments
Comments Pending
Private First Class
1965 - 1966
Basic Training (Fort Ord, CA)
School
Basic Training (Fort Ord, CA)
1965
Service from 1965

 
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