Delaplane, James Charles, HN

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Last Rank
Hospitalman
Last Primary NEC
HN-8404-Medical Field Service Technician/FMF Combat Corpsman
Last Rating/NEC Group
Hospitalman
Primary Unit
1967-1968, HN-8404, 26th Marine Regiment/2nd Bn (2/26)
Service Years
1967 - 1968
HN-Hospitalman

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Home State
Indiana
Indiana
Year of Birth
1948
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Camden, IN
Last Address
Camden, IN

Casualty Date
Apr 17, 1968
 
Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Artillery, Rocket, Mortar
Location
Quang Tri
Conflict
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Rock Creek Cemetery - Logansport, Indiana
Wall/Plot Coordinates
50E 027

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 Duty Stations
26th Marine Regiment/2nd Bn (2/26)
  1967-1968, HN-8404, 26th Marine Regiment/2nd Bn (2/26)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1967-1968 Vietnam War
  1968-1968 Counteroffensive Phase IV Campaign (68)/Operation Pegasus / Lam Son 207
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  Mar 16, 2016, General Photos3
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Last Known Activity

At 1645H Company E at XD821444 :received 7 incoming rocket rounds from vicinity of  XD774479 resulting in 2 friendly KIA & 115 WIA (14 Medevaced, 1 Minor).  H&S Company, 2/26th Marines, lost three Navy Corpsmen as a result of enemy actions on 17 Apr 1968. Two died that day; one the following day from wounds received: 

HM3 Charles T. Langenfeld, Watertown, SD; and
HN James C. Delaplane, Camden, IN;
HN Jose A. Lopez, Sanger, CA (DoW 04/18/1968)

   
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Vietnam Veterans MemorialUnited States Navy Memorial The National Gold Star Family Registry
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  2016, The National Gold Star Family Registry
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