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Service Status
Not Specified
Last Rank
Sergeant
Service Years
1968 - 1969
MOS
11B40-Infantry Platoon Sergeant
Home State
Pennsylvania
Sergeant

Combat Infantryman 1st Award


Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Gun, Small Arms Fire
Location
Quang Nam (Vietnam)
Conflict
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Philadelphia Memorial Park Cemetery - Frazer, Pennsylvania
Wall Coordinates
19W 092
Aug 22, 1969
Service to 1969
2nd Battalion, 1st Infantry Regiment/C Company
2nd Battalion, 1st Infantry Regiment/C Company
Rank
Sergeant
Location
Quang Tin Province - Vietnam
MOS
11B10-Infantryman
Comments
Comments Pending
Sergeant
1969 - 1969
196th Infantry Brigade (Light)
196th Infantry Brigade (Light)
Rank
Sergeant
MOS
11B40-Infantry Platoon Sergeant
Comments
Comments Pending
Sergeant
1969 - 1969
23rd Infantry Division (Americal)
23rd Infantry Division (Americal)
Rank
Sergeant
MOS
11B40-Infantry Platoon Sergeant
Comments
Comments Pending
Sergeant
1969 - 1969
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
Comments Pending
1969
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
Comments Pending
1969
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
1969
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
1969
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
1969
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
Description Pending
1969
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
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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