Lenover, William Joseph, PFC

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Last Rank
Private 1st Class
Last Primary MOS
0311-Rifleman
Last MOSGroup
Infantry
Primary Unit
1967-1967, 0311, 7th Marine Regiment
Service Years
1966 - 1967

Private 1st Class

 
 

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Home State
Illinois
Illinois
Year of Birth
1947
 
This Military Service Page was created/owned by Sgt John Langheim to remember Marine PFC William Joseph Lenover.

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Casualty Info
Home Town
Dolton, IL
Last Address
14437 Chicago St.
Dolton, IL 60419

Casualty Date
Mar 28, 1967
 
Cause
Hostile, Died of Wounds
Reason
Other Explosive Device
Location
Quang Nam (Vietnam)
Conflict
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Assumption Catholic Cemetery - Glenwood, Illinois
Wall/Plot Coordinates
17E 062

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 Enlisted/Officer Basic Training
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  1966, Boot Camp (San Diego, CA), H/2943
 Unit Assignments
Infantry Training School(s) West2nd Bn, 7th Marine Regiment (2/7)HQ Bn, 1st Marine Division, 1st Marine DivisionG Co, 2nd Bn, 7th Marine Regiment (2/7)
III MAF7th Marine Regiment
  1966-1966, 0300, 2nd Infantry Training Regiment (Cadre)
  1966-1966, 0300, Infantry Training School(s) West
  1966-1967, 0311, 2nd Bn, 7th Marine Regiment (2/7)
  1966-1967, 0311, HQ Bn, 1st Marine Division, 1st Marine Division
  1966-1967, 0311, G Co, 2nd Bn, 7th Marine Regiment (2/7)
  1967-1967, 0311, III MAF
  1967-1967, 0311, 7th Marine Regiment
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1966-1967 Vietnam War/Counteroffensive Phase II Campaign (1966-67)
  1967-1967 Vietnam War/Counteroffensive Phase II Campaign (1966-67)/Operation DeSoto II
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Died 1625H 28Mar67 Station Hospital Danang result fragmentation wounds with FX right radius and right ulna from contusion blast over entire body with FX right femur, left tibia and fibula sustained 1435H 28Mar67 from hostile explosive device while on an operation.

B/T 155MM ROUND NEAR HAI MON, 2 KM E-NE OF DUC PHO 19670328
UTM grid reference is BS833393


Bill was a member of my plt at MCRD San Diego. I remember him a being quiet but a hard working Marine. We always stood formation together being L's. I think of him often. Sgt. John J.(Joe) Langheim
   
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