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Service Status
Not Specified
Last Rank
Sergeant
Service Years
1965 - 1967
MOS
11B10-Infantryman
Home State
New York
Sergeant

Combat Infantryman 1st Award

Parachutist (Basic)

Cause
Hostile, Died while Missing
Reason
Multiple Fragmentation Wounds
Location
Kontum (Vietnam)
Conflict
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
New Light Baptist Church Cemetery - Grosse Tete, Louisiana
Wall Coordinates
29E 081
Nov 12, 1967
Service to 1967
HHC, 1st Battalion, 503rd Infantry Regiment (Airborne)
HHC, 1st Battalion, 503rd Infantry Regiment (Airborne)
Rank
Sergeant
MOS
11B10-Infantryman
Comments
Comments Pending
Sergeant
1967 - 1967
173rd Airborne Brigade
173rd Airborne Brigade
Rank
Sergeant
MOS
11B10-Infantryman
Comments
Comments Pending
Sergeant
1967 - 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
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
Description 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
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
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
Operation MacArthur/Battle of Dak To
Description
173rd Airborne Brigade participated in Operation MacArthur, 1 November - 14 December 1967 Dak To / Kontum. On November 6th two companies from the 4th Battalion, 503d Infantry encountered elements of t... More
1967 - 1967
Service from 1965

 
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