Dixon, Jesse James, SP 4

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Last Rank
Specialist 4
Last Service Branch
Armor
Last Primary MOS
11E10-Armor Crewman
Last MOS Group
Armor (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1966-1967, 11E10, 3rd Battalion, 7th Infantry /D Company
Service Years
1966 - 1967
Official/Unofficial US Army Certificates
Cold War Certificate

Specialist 4


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Home State
North Carolina
North Carolina
Year of Birth
1944
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Rocky Mount, NC
Last Address
Rocky Mount, NC

Casualty Date
Mar 03, 1967
 
Cause
Hostile, Died while Missing
Reason
Gun, Small Arms Fire
Location
Long An (Vietnam)
Conflict
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Northeastern Cemetery - Rocky Mount, North Carolina
Wall/Plot Coordinates
16E 007

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 Military Association Memberships
Vietnam Veterans Memorial
  2012, Vietnam Veterans Memorial [Verified] - Assoc. Page

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 Ribbon Bar

Combat Infantryman 1st Award
Tank Weapons
 
Rifle
Grenade

 
 Unit Assignments
3rd Battalion, 7th Infantry
  1966-1967, 11E10, 3rd Battalion, 7th Infantry /D Company
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity

Sp4 Jesse James Dixon, Vietnam Veteran, Native of Rocky Mount, North Carolina.
 
Specialist Four Jesse James Dixon was a casualty of the Vietnam War. As a member of the Army Selective Service and a Draftee, SP4 Dixon served our country until March 3rd, 1967 in Log An, South Vietnam. He was 22 years old and was married. It was reported that Jesse died from small arms fire or grenade. His body was recovered. SP4 Dixon is on panel 16E, line 007 of the Vietnam Memorial Wall in Washington D.C. He served our country for one year.

He is the Husband of Mrs Carolyn Dixon, Rocky Mount, 716 Myrtle Avenue, North Carolina, 27801. Son of Mr Willie Battle, 735 West Thomas Street, Rocky Mount, 27801 and Mrs Anna Dixon, 721 Congress Street, S.E., Washington D.C. 20032. He also left behind One Daughter and One Son.

He served with Echo Company, 3rd Battalion, 7th Infantry Regiment, 199th Infantry Brigade, USARV.

He was awarded The Combat Infantryman's Badge(CIB), The Bronze Star Medal with "V" Dwvice for Valor, The Purple Heart Medal for his combat related wounds, The Vietnam Service Medal, The Republic of Vietnam Campaign Service Medal, The National Defense Service Medal.


   
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