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Service Status
Not Specified
Last Rank
Corporal
Service Years
1967 - 1968
MOS
11C20-Indirect Fire Infantryman
Home State
North Carolina
Corporal

Combat Infantryman 1st Award

Parachutist (Basic)
Rifle
Grenade

Cause
Hostile, Died of Wounds
Reason
Other Explosive Device
Location
Binh Dinh (Vietnam)
Conflict
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Hollywood Cemetery - Gastonia, North Carolina
Wall Coordinates
46W 025
Aug 25, 1968
173rd Airborne Brigade
173rd Airborne Brigade
Rank
Corporal
MOS
11C20-Indirect Fire Infantryman
Comments
Comments Pending
Corporal
1968 - 1969
Service to 1968
B Company, 1st Battalion, 503rd Infantry (Airborne)
B Company, 1st Battalion, 503rd Infantry (Airborne)
Rank
Corporal
Comments
Comments Pending
Corporal
1968 - 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
Comments Pending
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
Comments Pending
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
Comments Pending
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
Description Pending
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
Comments Pending
1968
Vietnam War/Counteroffensive Phase V Campaign (1968)
Description
This campaign was from 1 July to 1 November 1968. During this period a country-wide effort was begun to restore government control of territory lost to the enemy since the Tet offensive. The enemy att... More
1968 - 1968
Service from 1967

 
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