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Service Status
Not Specified
Last Rank
Sergeant First Class
Service Years
1958 - 1968
MOS
11F40-Infantry Operations and Intelligence NCO
Home State
Maryland
Sergeant First Class

Combat Infantryman 1st Award

Master Parachutist

Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Artillery, Rocket, Mortar
Location
Binh Duong (Vietnam)
Conflict
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Baltimore National Cemetery - Baltimore, Maryland
Wall Coordinates
45E 012/Section B Site 265
Mar 17, 1968
Service to 1968
101st Airborne Division
101st Airborne Division
Rank
Sergeant First Class
Location
Binh Doung - Vietnam
MOS
11F40-Infantry Operations and Intelligence NCO
Comments
Comments Pending
Sergeant First Class
1967 - 1968
E Company, 3rd Battalion, 187th Infantry Regiment (Rakkasans)
E Company, 3rd Battalion, 187th Infantry Regiment (Rakkasans)
Rank
Sergeant First Class
Location
Binh Doung - Binh Duong
MOS
11F40-Infantry Operations and Intelligence NCO
Comments
Comments Pending
Sergeant First Class
1967 - 1968
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
coffelt
1968
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
spreadsheet
1968
Valorous Unit Award
Criteria
The Valorous Unit Award may be awarded to units of the Armed Forces of the United States for extraordinary heroism in action against an armed enemy of the United States; while engaged in military oper... More
Description
spreadsheet
1968
Meritorious Unit Commendation
Criteria
The Meritorious Unit Commendation is awarded to units for exceptionally meritorious conduct in performance of outstanding services for at least six continuous months during a period of military operat... More
Description
spreadsheet
1968
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
coffelt
1968
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
virtual wall
1968
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
coffelt
1968
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
newsclipping
1968
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
spreadsheet
1968
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
virtual wall
1968
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
virtual wall
1968
Vietnam War/Tet Counteroffensive Campaign (1968)
Description
This campaign was from 30 January to 1 April 1968. On 29 January 1968 the Allies began the Tet-lunar new year expecting the usual 36-hour peaceful holiday truce. Because of the threat of a large-scale... More
1968 - 1968
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
1st Ranger Company , Ranger Department (School Cadre)
1st Ranger Company , Ranger Department (School Cadre)
Rank
Sergeant First Class
Location
Ft Benning - Georgia
MOS
00F-Drill Sergeant
Comments
Comments Pending
Sergeant First Class
1967 - 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
newsclipping
1966
Vietnam War/Counteroffensive Campaign (1965-66)
Description
This campaign was from 25 December 1965 to 30 June 1966. United States operations after 1 July 1966 were a continuation of the earlier counteroffensive campaign. Recognizing the interdependence of pol... More
1966 - 1966
173rd Airborne Brigade
173rd Airborne Brigade
Rank
Staff Sergeant
Location
vietnam - Vietnam
MOS
11B30-Infantry Squad/Section Leader
Comments
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Staff Sergeant
1965 - 1966
Meritorious Unit Commendation
Criteria
The Meritorious Unit Commendation is awarded to units for exceptionally meritorious conduct in performance of outstanding services for at least six continuous months during a period of military operat... More
Description
wiki
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
newsclipping
1965
Vietnam War/Defense Campaign (1965)
Description
This campaign was 8 March to 24 December 1965. During this campaign the U.S. objective was to hold off the enemy while gaining time needed to build base camps and logistical facilities. The U.S. also ... More
1965 - 1965
88th AAA Battalion (Airborne), 11th Airborne Division (Fort Campbell, KY)
School
88th AAA Battalion (Airborne), 11th Airborne Division (Fort Campbell, KY)
Comments
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1959
2nd Engineer Battalion, 2nd Infantry Division (Fort Benning, Ga)
School
2nd Engineer Battalion, 2nd Infantry Division (Fort Benning, Ga)
Comments
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1959
Service from 1958

 
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