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Service Status
Not Specified
Last Rank
Specialist 4
Service Years
1965 - 1967
MOS
11C20-Indirect Fire Infantryman
Home State
Pennsylvania
Specialist 4

Combat Infantryman 1st Award


Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Gun, Small Arms Fire
Location
Tay Ninh (Vietnam)
Conflict
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Mount Calvary Cemetery - California, Pennsylvania
Wall Coordinates
15E 092/N RO 13
Feb 25, 1967
Service to 1967
1st Brigade, 25th Infantry Division
1st Brigade, 25th Infantry Division
Rank
Specialist 4
Location
Tay Ninh - Tay Ninh
MOS
11C20-Indirect Fire Infantryman
Comments
Comments Pending
Specialist 4
1966 - 1967
B Company, 2nd Battalion, 27th Infantry
B Company, 2nd Battalion, 27th Infantry
Rank
Specialist 4
Location
Tay Ninh - Tay Ninh
MOS
11C20-Indirect Fire Infantryman
Comments
Comments Pending
Specialist 4
1966 - 1967
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
POSTHUMOUS AWARD See newspaper clips 1 and 2 for details.
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
coffelt
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
virtual wall
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
coffelt
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
virtual wall
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
virtual wall
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
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
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
Service from 1965

 
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