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Service Status
Not Specified
Last Rank
Private 1st Class
Service Years
1966 - 1967
MOS
0311-Rifleman
Home State
North Carolina

Rifle Sharpshooter

Cause
Hostile, Died of Wounds
Reason
Artillery, Rocket, Mortar
Location
Quang Nam
Conflict
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Ridgeview Memorial Gardens - Eden, North Carolina
Wall Coordinates
panel 17E, line 126
Apr 08, 1967
Service to 1967
F Co, 2nd Bn, 4th Marine Regiment (2/4)
F Co, 2nd Bn, 4th Marine Regiment (2/4)
Rank
Private 1st Class
Location
near Tuy Loan Bridge - Quang Nam
MOS
0311-Rifleman
Comments
Comments Pending
1966 - 1967
Purple Heart
Criteria
The Purple Heart may be awarded to any member of the Armed Forces of the United States who, while serving under competent authority in any capacity with one of the Armed Forces, has been wounded, kill... More
Comments
Comments Pending
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
Description Pending
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
Description Pending
1967
Navy Meritorious Unit Commendation
Criteria
The Meritorious Unit Commendation may be awarded by the Secretary of the Navy to any unit of the Navy or Marine Corps that distinguishes itself under combat or noncombat conditions by either valorous ... More
Description
Description Pending
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
Comments Pending
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
Description Pending
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
Comments Pending
1967
Operation Independence
Description
Feb 1 – 9; 1st Battalion, 1st Marines, 2nd Battalion, 4th Marines, 2nd Battalion 5th Marines and 1st and 2nd Battalions, 26th Marines search and destroy operation in the Quảng Nam Province.

 
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1967 - 1967
1st Infantry Training Regiment (Cadre)
1st Infantry Training Regiment (Cadre)
Rank
Private
MOS
0311-Rifleman
Comments
Comments Pending
1966 - 1966
MCRD (Cadre) Parris Island, SC
MCRD (Cadre) Parris Island, SC
Rank
Private
MOS
0311-Rifleman
Comments
Comments Pending
1966 - 1966
Boot Camp (Parris Island, SC)
School
Boot Camp (Parris Island, SC)
1966
National Defense Service Medal (2001-Present))
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
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 - 1966
Service from 1966

 
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