Twist, Robert James, PFC

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Last Rank
Private 1st Class
Last Primary MOS
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Primary Unit
1968-1968, 0311, III MAF/2nd CAG (Combined Action Group)
Service Years
1967 - 1968

Private 1st Class


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This Military Service Page was created/owned by Maj Ray St.Germain (Saint) to remember Marine PFC Robert James Twist.

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Casualty Info
Home Town
Last Address

Casualty Date
Aug 26, 1968
Non Hostile- Died Other Causes
Other Accident
Quang Nam (Vietnam)
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Most Holy Redeemer Cemetery - Baltimore, Maryland
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Panel 46W Line 035

 Official Badges 

French Fourragere

 Unofficial Badges 

 Military Association Memberships
Vietnam Veterans Memorial
  2013, Vietnam Veterans Memorial [Verified]2

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 Enlisted/Officer Basic Training
  1967, Boot Camp (Parris Island, SC), 1047
 Unit Assignments
I Co, 3rd Bn, 5th Marine Regiment (3/5)III MAF/2nd CAG (Combined Action Group)
  1968-1968, 0311, I Co, 3rd Bn, 5th Marine Regiment (3/5)
  1968-1968, 0311, III MAF/2nd CAG (Combined Action Group)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1968-1968 Vietnam War/Counteroffensive Phase V Campaign (1968)
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Friendly explosive device while outside compound

JAN 2010 Ray St.Germain (Saint) Bob and I went to boot camp together and then to Vietmam. We were first both assigned to India 3/5 then were sent to different CAP Units but managed to get together as much as possible to chew the fat. A great friend He is always in my mind.... ----------------------------------------Cpl Gerard Towle fellow GRUNT Friend, Brother, Fellow Marine Friend, Brother, Fellow Marine Bob and I served together, I met him in boot camp Platoon 1047 1967. He was my friend, we went to Nam together. Semper Fi Robert J. Gerard Towle USMC RET Wednesday, May 22, 2002 ----------------------------------------Summer T niece My class visited Washington DC. I will never forget my Uncle who served, fought and died. Thank you for being a hero to me and all AMERICANS. Tuesday, June 08, 2004
Service number 2390745
Tour start date 02/29/1968
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