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Service Status
Not Specified
Last Rank
Petty Officer Second Class
Service Years
1961 - 1967
NEC
AE-0000-Aviation Electrician's Mate
Home State
Texas
AE-Aviation Electrician's Mate
Air Crew Wings


Cause
Non Hostile- Died while Missing
Reason
Lost At Sea-Unrecovered
Location
South China Sea
Conflict
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Houston National Cemetery - Houston, Texas
Wall Coordinates
24E 006 / Section MA Site 5 (Cenotaph)
Jul 27, 1967
Service to 1967
USS Oriskany (CVA-34)
USS Oriskany (CVA-34)
Rank
Petty Officer Second Class
NEC
AE-0000-Aviation Electrician's Mate
Comments
Comments Pending
AE-Aviation Electrician's Mate
1967 - 1967
Air Medal (pre 1975)
Criteria
The Air Medal may be awarded to individuals who, while serving in any capacity with the Armed Forces, distinguish themselves by heroism, outstanding achievement, or by meritorious service while partic... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1967
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
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
Description
Vietnam Counteroffensive Phase III
1 June 1967 29 January 1968
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
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
Description
Description Pending
1967
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 and in an estimated
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1967 - 1967
VAH-4 Four Runners
VAH-4 Four Runners
Rank
Petty Officer Second Class
NEC
AE-0000-Aviation Electrician's Mate
Comments
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AE-Aviation Electrician's Mate
1963 - 1967
Navy Good Conduct Medal
Criteria
The Navy Good Conduct Medal (NGCM) is a decoration presented by the United States Navy to recognize members who have completed three years of honorable service. Medals awarded before January 1, 1996 r... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1965
USS Ticonderoga (CVA-14)
USS Ticonderoga (CVA-14)
Rank
Airman
NEC
AE-0000-Aviation Electrician's Mate
Comments
Comments Pending
AE-Aviation Electrician's Mate
1963 - 1964
Service from 1961

 
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