Ackerman, Leonard Michael, EO3

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Last Rank
Petty Officer Third Class
Last Primary NEC
EO-0000-Equipment Operator
Last Rating/NEC Group
Equipment Operator
Primary Unit
1969-1970, EO-0000, Naval Mobile Construction Battalion (NMCB) 7
Service Years
1968 - 1970
EO-Equipment Operator

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Casualty Info
Home Town
Frazier, MI
Last Address
26616 Eaton, Clinton Township, Michigan

Casualty Date
Mar 20, 1970
Hostile, Died
Vehicle Loss, Crash
Quang Nam (Vietnam)
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Mount Olivet Cemetery - Detroit, Michigan
Wall/Plot Coordinates
12W 024

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Naval Mobile Construction Battalion (NMCB) 7
  1969-1970, EO-0000, Naval Mobile Construction Battalion (NMCB) 7
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Last Known Activity
Clinton Township: EO/3 Leonard M. Ackerman, 22, of 26616 Eaton, was killed at Chu Lui, Vietnam Friday, March 20, when his truck hit a land mine.

Mr. Ackerman enlisted in the Navy, 1968 and was with the Seabees. He had been in Vietnam since September, and was on his second tour of duty.  Born April 8, 1948 in Mount Clemens, he married the former Sally Ann Galiati May 10, 1969. Mr. Ackerman had been employed with Chrysler Corporation before enlisting in the service. He is survived by his wife and son Chad; also his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Al Ackerman of Fraser; four brothers, Al Jr., Mark, David and Paul, and four sisters, Marilon, Lois, Lori, and Lynn, all at home.

Also, his maternal grandmother, Mrs. Eleanor Case and paternal grandmother, Mrs. Sadie Ackerman. He attended Sacred heart school in Fraser and graduated from Fraser High School in 1966. Services will be held 10:30 a.m. Tuesday in the Kaul Funeral Home, 27830 Gratiot, Roseville, and 11 a.m. at St. Thecia Church with the Rev. Mario DiGuilo, officiating.

Burial will be in Mount Olivet Cemetery, Detroit.
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