Bachman, Albert Carl, Jr., HM2

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Last Rank
Hospital Corpsman Second Class Petty Officer
Last Primary MOS
HM-8404-Field Medical Service Technician
Last MOSGroup
Miscellaneous Requirements
Primary Unit
1970-1970, HM-8404, H&S Co, 3rd Bn, 5th Marine Regiment (3/5)
Service Years
1967 - 1970

Hospital Corpsman Second Class Petty Officer

 
 

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 Personal Details 


Home State
Pennsylvania
Pennsylvania
Year of Birth
1948
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Turtlepoint, PA
Last Address
Turtlepoint, PA

Casualty Date
Jun 08, 1970
 
Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Other Explosive Device
Location
Quang Nam (Vietnam)
Conflict
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Grimes District Cemetery - McKean County, Pennsylvania
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Panel 09W Line 026

 Official Badges 

French Fourragere


 Unofficial Badges 


 Military Association Memberships
Vietnam Veterans MemorialUnited States Navy Memorial The National Gold Star Family Registry
  2013, Vietnam Veterans Memorial [Verified]
  2015, United States Navy Memorial
  2015, The National Gold Star Family Registry


 Ribbon Bar

 
 Unit Assignments/ Advancement Schools
3rd Bn, 5th Marine Regiment (3/5), 5th Marine Regiment
  1970-1970, HM-8404, H&S Co, 3rd Bn, 5th Marine Regiment (3/5)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1970-1970 Vietnam War
 Other News, Events and Photographs
  Vietnam Tour Dates
  Jun 15, 2015, General Photos1
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
JEEP HITS MINE 9 KM N-NW OF AN HOA AFLD 19700608
UTM grid reference is AT829557

The 3rd Battalion, 5th Marines, lost five men on 08 June 1970:
H&S Company:
  • HM2 Albert C. Bachman, Turtlepoint, PA
  • Sgt Albert A. St Lawrence, Mansfield, MA
  • Cpl George L. Tucker, Wheeling, WV
  • LCpl Willie L. Steele, Louisville, MS
K Company:
  • Pfc Bruce W. Blakely, Knoxville, TN
The four men from H&S were killed when their jeep struck a 60-pound box mine; three others were wounded.
   
Comments/Citation
Service number B416844/188384483
Tour start date 01/15/1970
   
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