Askew, Thomas, Sgt

Fallen
 
 Service Photo 
 Service Details
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Last Rank
Sergeant
Last Primary MOS
0811-Field Artillery Cannoneer
Last MOSGroup
Artillery
Primary Unit
1968-1969, 0811, 1st Bn, 13th Marine Regiment (1/13), 13th Marine Regiment
Service Years
1967 - 1969
Official/Unofficial USMC Certificates
Cold War Certificate

Sergeant

 
 

 Last Photo 
 Personal Details 

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Home State
Alabama
Alabama
Year of Birth
1947
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Muscle Shoals
Last Address
Muscle Shoals Alabama

Casualty Date
Nov 28, 1969
 
Cause
Non Hostile- Died of Illness, Other Injury
Reason
Accidental Self-Destruction
Location
Quang Nam (Vietnam)
Conflict
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Colbert Memorial Gardens - Tuscumbia, Alabama
Wall/Plot Coordinates
16W 129

 Official Badges 


 Unofficial Badges 

Cold War Medal Vietnam Veteran 50th Commemoration Vietnam 50th Anniversary Gulf of Tonkin Yacht Club

Southeast Asia War Games Cold War


 Military Association Memberships
Vietnam Veterans Memorial
  2012, Vietnam Veterans Memorial [Verified]

 Photo Album   (More...


 Ribbon Bar
Rifle Expert

 
 Unit Assignments
13th Marine Regiment
  1968-1969, 0811, C Btry, 1st Bn, 13th Marine Regiment (1/13)
  1968-1969, 0811, 1st Bn, 13th Marine Regiment (1/13), 13th Marine Regiment
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1967-1968 Vietnam War/Counteroffensive Phase III Campaign (1967-68)
  1968-1968 Vietnam War/Tet Counteroffensive Campaign (1968)
  1968-1968 Vietnam War/Counteroffensive Phase IV Campaign (1968)
  1968-1968 Vietnam War/Counteroffensive Phase V Campaign (1968)
  1968-1969 Vietnam War/Counteroffensive Phase VI Campaign (1968-69)
  1969-1969 Vietnam War/Summer-Fall 1969 Campaign
  1970-1970 Vietnam War/Winter-Spring 1970 Campaign
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Accidental self-destruction

THE VIRTUAL WALL
   
Comments/Citation
Service number 2370403
Tour start date 01/23/1968

NOTE:
Someone other than this profile owner, had placed The Bronze Star Medal in the ribbon bar area, but did not include The Bronze Star Medal Citaiton.  I will try and secure the details.


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