LaPorte, Bruce Stephen, HN

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Last Rank
Last Primary MOS
HM-8404-Field Medical Service Technician
Primary Unit
1966-1967, HM-8404, 1st Recon Bn
Service Years
1965 - 1967



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Casualty Info
Home Town
Fruitport, MI
Last Address
Fruitport, MI

Casualty Date
Feb 20, 1967
Hostile, Died of Wounds
Gun, Small Arms Fire
Quang Ngai (Vietnam)
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Mona View Cemetery - Muskegon Heights, Michigan
Wall/Plot Coordinates
15E 066 / Plot: 127-A-5

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 Military Association Memberships
Vietnam Veterans MemorialUnited States Navy Memorial The National Gold Star Family Registry
  2014, Vietnam Veterans Memorial [Verified]
  2014, United States Navy Memorial
  2014, The National Gold Star Family Registry

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 Unit Assignments/ Advancement Schools
1st Recon Bn
  1966-1967, HM-8404, 1st Recon Bn
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1967-1967 Vietnam War
 Other News, Events and Photographs
  You are Not Forgotten
  Jun 22, 2014, General Photos2
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
20 February 1967 

  1. 3rd :at, CO "A" was extracted at 20l430H after 30 hours of cqnduoting grd recon/obder via BS 7263750 

  2.  20133OH Estimated 15 VC assualted security team BS 729378, b1k PJ's and white cuolie hats. Automatic weapons and grenades 1 USN KIlL and 1 USMC WIA.  1 VC KIA (Conf). Patrol was extracted at 201430H

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