Bachman, Albert Carl, Jr., HM2

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Last Rank
Petty Officer Second Class
Last Primary NEC
HM-8404-Medical Field Service Technician/FMF Combat Corpsman
Last Rating/NEC Group
Hospital Corpsman
Primary Unit
1970-1970, HM-8404, 3rd Bn, 5th Marine Regiment (3/5)
Service Years
1966 - 1970
HM-Hospital Corpsman

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

Casualty Date
Jun 08, 1970
Hostile, Died
Vehicle Loss, Crash
Quang Nam (Vietnam)
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Port Allegany Cemetery - McKean County, Pennsylvania
Wall/Plot Coordinates
09W 026

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 Military Association Memberships
Vietnam Veterans MemorialUnited States Navy Memorial The National Gold Star Family Registry
  2012, Vietnam Veterans Memorial [Verified] - Assoc. Page
  2015, United States Navy Memorial - Assoc. Page
  2015, The National Gold Star Family Registry

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 Duty Stations
3rd Bn, 5th Marine Regiment (3/5)
  1970-1970, HM-8404, 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 08, 2012, General Photos1
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
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.
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