Kaplan, Albert, PVT Fallen
 
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Last Rank
Private
Last Primary MOS
1833-Assault Amphibious Vehicle Crewman
Last MOSGroup
Tank And Amphibian Tractor
Last Unit
1967-1968, 1833, 1st Amtrac Bn/B Co
Service Years
1966 - 1968
 
 

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Home State
Pennsylvania
Pennsylvania
Year of Birth
1946
 
Casualty Info
Home Town
Not Specified
Last Address
Philadelphia

Casualty Date
Feb 22, 1968
 
Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Artillery, Rocket, Mortar
Location
Quang Tri
Conflict
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Not Specified
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 Unit Assignments
Amphibious Assault Vehicle/1st Amtrac Bn
  1967-1968, 1833, 1st Amtrac Bn/B Co
 Recruit Training - Trainee/Instructor
  1966, Boot Camp - Parris Island, 176
 Combat and Operations History
  1968-1968 Vietnam War/Tet Counteroffensive Campaign 30 January to 1 April 1968 VSM Streamer
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Last Known Activity
Jack Newell jackson97@comcast.net Brother Viet Vet Kaplan attended Germantown High School and worked as a plumber's helper before entering the Marine Corps in April 1966. He was sent to Vietnam in December 1966 and assigned to Company B of the 1st Armored Tractor Battalion, 3rd Marine Division. The 21-year-old private, an armored tractor crewman, died in Quang Tri Province on February 22, 1968. He was survived by his wife, a one-year-old daughter, his mother, six brothers and five sisters. Albert lived on East Phil Ellena Street, in the Germantown section of Philadelphia.


Albert is buried at Baltimore Nat Cem.
Posted by: Robert Sage
Email: rsage@austin.rr.com
 
   
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Albert Kaplan
Private

PERSONAL DATA
Home of Record: Philadelphia, PA
Date of birth: 09/20/1946

MILITARY DATA
Service: United States Marine Corps
Grade at loss: E1
Rank: Private
ID No: 2279298
MOS: 1833: Assault Amphibious Vehicle Crewman
Length Service: 00
Unit: B CO, 1ST AMTRAC BN, 3RD MARDIV, III MAF

CASUALTY DATA
Start Tour: 12/12/1967
Casualty Date: 02/22/1968
Incident Date: 02/22/1968
Age at Loss: 21
Location: Quang Tri Province, South Vietnam
Remains: Body recovered
Casualty Type: Hostile, died outright
Casualty Reason: Ground casualty

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