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Service Status
Not Specified
Last Rank
Private First Class
Service Years
1968 - 1969
MOS
11B10-Infantryman
Home State
Pennsylvania
Private First Class

Combat Infantryman 1st Award

Parachutist (Basic)

Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Gun, Small Arms Fire
Location
Quang Tin (Vietnam)
Conflict
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Oak Lawn Cemetery and Mausoleum - Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania
Wall Coordinates
24W 069
May 21, 1969
Service to 1969
B Company, 1st Battalion, 501st Infantry Regiment
B Company, 1st Battalion, 501st Infantry Regiment
Rank
Private First Class
Location
Quang Tin Province - Vietnam
MOS
11B10-Infantryman
Comments
Comments Pending
Private First Class
1969 - 1969
1st Brigade, 101st Airborne Division
1st Brigade, 101st Airborne Division
Rank
Private First Class
Location
Quang Tin Province - Vietnam
MOS
11B10-Infantryman
Comments
Comments Pending
Private First Class
1969 - 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
Awarded posthumously for merit, per grave marker and Coffelt Database
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
VICINITY OF HILL 270, 6 KM EAST-SOUTHEAST OF TIEN PHUOC 19690521
1969
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
Streamer embroidered NORMANDY
1969
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
Streamer embroidered BASTOGNE
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
Tet 69/Counteroffensive, 23 February 1969 - 8 June 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
19 Apr-15 Aug 68, DAGO 21, 69; Streamer embroidered VIETNAM 1968
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
15 Aug 68-14 May 69, DAGO 43, 70; Streamer embroidered VIETNAM 1968-1969
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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