Greene, Lawrence Douglass, 1LT

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Last Rank
First Lieutenant
Last Service Branch
Infantry
Last Primary MOS
1542-Infantry Unit Commander
Last MOS Group
Infantry (Officer)
Primary Unit
1967-1968, 1542, HHC, 2nd Battalion, 503rd Infantry Regiment (Airborne)
Service Years
1967 - 1968

Infantry

First Lieutenant


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Home State
Kentucky
Kentucky
Year of Birth
1943
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Not Specified
Last Address
Various

Casualty Date
Jan 30, 1968
 
Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Gun, Small Arms Fire
Location
Vietnam, South (Vietnam)
Conflict
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Not Specified
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Not Specified

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 Ribbon Bar

Combat Infantryman 1st Award
Parachutist (Basic)

 
 Unit Assignments
Infantry Center and School (Staff) Fort Benning, GA173rd Airborne Brigade2nd Battalion, 503rd Infantry Regiment
  1967-1967, 11B10, Infantry Center and School (Staff) Fort Benning, GA
  1967-1968, 1542, 173rd Airborne Brigade
  1967-1968, 1542, HHC, 2nd Battalion, 503rd Infantry Regiment (Airborne)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1968-1968 Vietnam War/Tet Counteroffensive Campaign (1968)
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Larry was the son of BG Lawrence V. Greene, ADC and CG, 3rd Infantry Division, in Wurzburg, (West) Germany. Larry was KIA by hostile small arms fire on 30JAN68 in a battle with hostile NVA forces near Phu Yet, RVN. He was a member of the 503rd Infantry (Airborne) attached to the 173rd Airborne Brigade at the time of his death. He was buried in Arlington. Laid to rest next to him are his father and mother. His sister, Page, passed away 5 years ago but, her resting place is unknown to me.  CPT. Dave Adams,  Alexandria, VA, 23JAN09
   
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