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Wallace, Charles Franklin, Maj MIA/POW
 
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Last Rank
Major
Last Primary MOS
7501-Pilot VMA A-4 Qualified
Last MOSGroup
Pilots/Naval Flight Officers
Last Unit
1967-Present, 7501, Missing In Action/POW/MIA Vietnam
Service Years
1951 - 1967
Unofficial USMC Certificates
Cold War Certificate
Golden Dragon Certificate

Major

 
 

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 Personal Details 

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State of Birth
Mississippi
Mississippi
Year of Birth
1929
 
Contact Info

 Official Badges 


 Unofficial Badges 

Order of the Golden Dragon Cold War Medal


 Military Association Memberships
Vietnam Veterans MemorialMilitary Order of the Purple Heart
  1967, Vietnam Veterans Memorial [Verified]
  1967, Military Order of the Purple Heart


 Additional Information
Last Known Activity

Service number 058681

A-4

Died 28 Aug 67 vicinity of North Vietnam when the aircraft in which he was pilot exploded during a bombing run when hit by hostile fire.  Body not recovered. Previously reported missing. Shot down 16 mikes North-Northeast od Dong Ha during a direct air support mission.
 

   
Other Comments:

Body Not Recovered


 

   

 Tributes from Members  
Called United States Marine posted by 03 Bellis, Edson F. (MTWS Mem. Team), Sgt 26 
I'm Free posted by 99 Isaacs, Larry, SgtMaj 1550 
Thank you Major for your service to this... posted by 99 Isaacs, Larry, SgtMaj 1550 
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 Ribbon Bar

Pilot Wings
Rifle Expert

 
 Unit Assignments
VMF-314MARS-37MarForResVMA-121
Missing In Action
  1953-1953, VMF-314
  1954-1954, VMF-314
  1955-1955, MARS-37
  1956-1958, MarForRes/9th MCRRD
  1967-1967, 7501, VMA-121
  1967-Present, 7501, Missing In Action/POW/MIA Vietnam
 Combat and Operations History
  1950-1953 Korean War
  1966-1967 Vietnam War/Counteroffensive Phase II Campaign
  1967-1968 Vietnam War/Counteroffensive Phase III Campaign
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