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Service Status
Not Specified
Last Rank
Specialist 5
Service Years
1966 - 1969
MOS
67N20-UH-1 Helicopter Repairer
Home State
Georgia
Specialist 5

Aviation Badge (Basic)


Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Air Loss, Crash - Land
Location
Quang Duc (Vietnam)
Conflict
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Fort Benning Post Cemetery - Fort Benning, Georgia
Wall Coordinates
16W 006/Section B-3, Site 428-A
Oct 30, 1969
Service to 1969
1st Aviation Brigade
1st Aviation Brigade
Rank
Specialist 5
Location
Quang Duc - Vietnam
MOS
67N20-UH-1 Helicopter Repairer
Comments
Comments Pending
Specialist 5
1969 - 1969
HHC, 17th Aviation Group
HHC, 17th Aviation Group
Rank
Specialist 5
Location
Quang Duc - Vietnam
MOS
67N20-UH-1 Helicopter Repairer
Comments
Comments Pending
Specialist 5
1969 - 1969
10th Aviation Battalion
10th Aviation Battalion
Rank
Specialist 5
Location
Quang Duc - Vietnam
MOS
67N20-UH-1 Helicopter Repairer
Comments
Comments Pending
Specialist 5
1969 - 1969
48th Aviation Company (AHC), 1st Aviation Brigade
48th Aviation Company (AHC), 1st Aviation Brigade
Rank
Specialist 5
Location
Quang Duc - Vietnam
MOS
67N20-UH-1 Helicopter Repairer
Comments
Comments Pending
Specialist 5
1969 - 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
UH-1B SHOT DOWN 9 KM WEST-NORTHWEST OF BU PRANG AIR FIELD, per COFFELT.
1969
Air Medal (Army/Air Force)
Criteria
The Air Medal may be awarded to individuals who, while serving in any capacity with the Armed Forces, distinguish themselves by heroism, outstanding achievement, or by meritorious service while partic... More
Comments
COFFELT
1969
Air Medal (Army/Air Force)
Criteria
The Air Medal may be awarded to individuals who, while serving in any capacity with the Armed Forces, distinguish themselves by heroism, outstanding achievement, or by meritorious service while partic... More
Comments
Headstone
1969
Army Commendation Medal
Criteria
The Army Commendation Medal is awarded to members of the Armed Forces of the United States who, while serving in any capacity with the Army, distinguish themselves by heroism, outstanding achievement,... More
Comments
Headstone
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
Summer-Fall 1969, 9 June - 31 October 1969
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
27 Mar 67-17 May 68, DAGO 46-69, amended DAGO 21, 69
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
1 Jan 69-30 Sep 70, DAGO 6, 74
1969
Vietnam War/Summer-Fall 1969 Campaign
Description
This campaign was from 9 June to 31 October 1969. During the summer and fall of 1969, conduct of operations was increasingly turned over to Vietnamese, US troops withdrew in greater numbers amid reaff... More
1969 - 1969
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
1 Jan-31 Dec 67, DAGO 48, 68
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
1 Mar 66-26 Mar 67, DAGO 22, 68
1968
Air Medal (Army/Air Force)
Criteria
The Air Medal may be awarded to individuals who, while serving in any capacity with the Armed Forces, distinguish themselves by heroism, outstanding achievement, or by meritorious service while partic... More
Comments
Headstone
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
Counteroffensive, Phase III, 1 June 1967 - 29 January 1968
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 - 1967
147th Aviation Company (AHC)
147th Aviation Company (AHC)
Rank
Specialist 4
Location
Province not reported - Vietnam
MOS
67N20-UH-1 Helicopter Repairer
Comments
Comments Pending
Specialist 4
1966 - 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
National Defense Service Medal (1961-1974)
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
1966
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
Counteroffensive, Phase II, 1 July 1966 - 31 May 1967
1966
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
1966
Service from 1966

 
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