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Service Status
Not Specified
Last Rank
Captain
Service Years
1966 - 1974
MOS
0802-Field Artillery Officer
Home State
Utah

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Location
Utah
Location of Interment
Cedar City Cemetery - Cedar City, Utah
Jun 28, 2008
Service to 1974
HQ Battery, 11th Marine Regiment
HQ Battery, 11th Marine Regiment
Rank
Captain
Location
Camp Pendleton - California
MOS
0802-Field Artillery Officer
Comments
Comments Pending
1972 - 1974
Vietnam War
Description
Overview of the Vietnam War 


Vietnam was the longest war in American history and the most unpopular American war of the 20th century. It resulted in nearly 60,000 American deaths a
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1963 - 1973
Bronze Star Medal
Devices : Gold Letter V
Criteria
The Bronze Star Medal may be awarded to individuals who, while serving in any capacity with the Armed Forces of the United States in a combat theater, distinguish themselves by heroism, outstanding ac... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1971
1st Marine Division
1st Marine Division
Rank
First Lieutenant
MOS
0802-Field Artillery Officer
Comments
Comments Pending
1970 - 1971
3rd Marine Division
3rd Marine Division
Rank
First Lieutenant
MOS
0802-Field Artillery Officer
Comments
Comments Pending
1967 - 1969
C Btry, 1st Bn, 12th Marine Regiment (1/12)
C Btry, 1st Bn, 12th Marine Regiment (1/12)
Rank
First Lieutenant
MOS
0802-Field Artillery Officer
Comments
Comments Pending
1967 - 1967
Navy and Marine Corps Commendation
Devices : Gold Letter V
Criteria
The Navy and Marine Corps Commendation Medal may be awarded to service members who, while serving in any capacity with the Navy or Marine Corps, distinguish themselves by heroism, outstanding achievem... More
Comments
RVN
1967
Combat Action Ribbon
Criteria
The Combat Action Ribbon is a personal decoration awarded to members of the Navy, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard (when operating under the control of the Navy) in the grade of captain (or colonel in th... More
Description
RVN
1967
Navy Presidential Unit Citation
Criteria
The Presidential Unit Citation may be awarded to units of the Armed Forces of the United States and cobelligerent nations for extraordinary heroism in action against an armed enemy occurring on or aft... More
Description
RVN
1967
Vietnam Service Medal
Criteria
The Vietnam Service Medal was awarded to members of the Armed Forces of the United States who served at any time between July 4, 1965, and March 28, 1973, in Vietnam or its contiguous waters or airspa... More
Comments
RVN
1967
Vietnam Service Medal
Criteria
The Vietnam Service Medal was awarded to members of the Armed Forces of the United States who served at any time between July 4, 1965, and March 28, 1973, in Vietnam or its contiguous waters or airspa... More
Comments
RVN
1967
Vietnam Gallantry Cross Unit Citation
Criteria
The Republic of Vietnam Meritorious Unit Citation (Gallantry Cross Colors) was authorized to be worn by units individually cited for service in military operations in support of the government of Sout... More
Description
RVN
1967
Vietnam Civil Actions Unit Citation
Criteria
The unit citation of the Republic of Vietnam Civil Actions Medal was awarded certain units by the Vietnamese government for meritorious service during the period 1 March 1961 to 28 March 1974.
Description
RVN
1967
Republic of Vietnam Campaign Medal
Criteria
This medal is awarded to members of the Armed Forces of the United States who: 1. Served for 6 months in South Vietnam during the period 1 Mar 61 and 28 Mar 73; or 2. Served outside the geographical l... More
Comments
RVN
1967
3rd Marine Division
3rd Marine Division
Rank
Second Lieutenant
MOS
0801-Basic Field Artillery Officer
Comments
Comments Pending
1966 - 1967
Vietnam War/Counteroffensive Phase II Campaign (1966-67)
Description
This campaign was from 1 July 1966 to 31 May 1967. United States operations after 1 July 1966 were a continuation of the earlier counteroffensive campaign. Recognizing the interdependence of political... More
1966 - 1967
The Basic School (Quantico, VA)
School
The Basic School (Quantico, VA)
1966
National Defense Service Medal (1961-1974)
Criteria
The National Defense Service Medal is awarded for honorable active service as a member of the Armed Forces during the Korean War, Vietnam War, the war against Iraq in the Persian Gulf, and for service... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1966
Service from 1966

 
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