Peterson, Burton William, Jr., LCpl

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Last Rank
Lance Corporal
Last Primary MOS
0311-Rifleman
Last MOSGroup
Infantry
Primary Unit
1967-1968, 0311, Marine Corps Forces Pacific (MARFORPAC)
Service Years
1966 - 1968

Lance Corporal

 
 

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 Personal Details 

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Home State
Massachusetts
Massachusetts
Year of Birth
1949
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
South Boston
Last Address
South Boston

Casualty Date
Apr 05, 1968
 
Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Other Explosive Device
Location
Thua Thien (Vietnam)
Conflict
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Mount Hope Cemetery - Mattapan, Massachusetts
Wall/Plot Coordinates
49 E 019

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 Unit Assignments
K Co, 3rd Bn, 5th Marine Regiment (3/5)5th Marine Regiment1st Marine Division, I MEFI MEF
Marine Corps Forces Pacific (MARFORPAC)
  1967-1968, 0311, K Co, 3rd Bn, 5th Marine Regiment (3/5)
  1967-1968, 0311, 5th Marine Regiment
  1967-1968, 0311, 1st Marine Division, I MEF
  1967-1968, 0311, I MEF
  1967-1968, 0311, Marine Corps Forces Pacific (MARFORPAC)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1967-1968 Vietnam War/Counteroffensive Phase III Campaign (1967-68)
  1967-1968 Vietnam War/Counteroffensive Phase III Campaign (1967-68)
  1968-1968 Vietnam War/Tet Counteroffensive Campaign (1968)
  1968-1968 Vietnam War/Tet Counteroffensive Campaign (1968)
  1968-1968 Vietnam War/Counteroffensive Phase IV Campaign (1968)
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Not Specified
   
Comments/Citation
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