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Service Status
Not Specified
Last Rank
Petty Officer Second Class
Service Years
1966 - 1970
NEC
PT-0000-Photographic Intelligence Specialist
Home State
California
PT-Photographic Intelligenceman
Special Warfare Enlisted Badge


Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Artillery, Rocket, Mortar
Location
Vietnam, South (Vietnam)
Conflict
Vietnam War
Wall Coordinates
10W 051
May 16, 1970
Service to 1970
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
1970
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
1970
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 Winter-Spring 1970
1 November 1969 30 April 1970
1970
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
Sanctuary Counteroffensive
1 May 1970 30 June 1970
1970
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
1970
Vietnam War/Sanctuary Counteroffensive Campaign (70)
Description
This Campaign period was from 1 May to 30 June 1970. The allied push into Cambodia during the spring of 1970 brought the SEALORDS forces into a unique operational environment. At 0730 local time on 9 ... More
1970 - 1970
USN River Patrol Force - Task Force 116 (TF-116)
USN River Patrol Force - Task Force 116 (TF-116)
Rank
Petty Officer Second Class
NEC
PT-0000-Photographic Intelligence Specialist
Comments
Comments Pending
PT-Photographic Intelligenceman
1969 - 1970
Operation Game Warden
Description
Operation Game Warden, Task force 116, was an operation to deny Viet Cong access to the resources in the Mekong Delta which was conceived of in December 1965. U.S. naval forces, backed by Marine artil... More
1969 - 1970
Vietnam War/Vietnam Winter-Spring 1970 Campaign
Description
This Campaign period was from 1 November 1969 to 30 April 1970. The generally good performance of the Vietnamese Navy during the allied sweep into Cambodia motivated the transfer of significant operat... More
1969 - 1970
SEAL Team 1, Naval Special Warfare  Group 1 (NSWG-1)
SEAL Team 1, Naval Special Warfare Group 1 (NSWG-1)
Rank
Petty Officer Second Class
NEC
PT-0000-Photographic Intelligence Specialist
Comments
Comments Pending
PT-Photographic Intelligenceman
1968 - 1970
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
1969
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
1969
Navy Unit Commendation (NUC)
Criteria
The Navy Unit Commendation may be awarded by the Secretary of the Navy to any unit of the Navy or Marine Corps that distinguishes itself by outstanding heroism in action against an enemy (but not suff... More
Description
Description Pending
1969
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
Tet 69 Counteroffensive
23 February 1969 8 June 1969
1969
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 Summer-Fall 1969

9 June 1969 31 October 1969
1969
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
1969
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
1969
Vietnam War/Tet 69 Counteroffensive Campaign
Description
This Campaign period was from 23 February to 8 June 1969. The overall composition of the SEALORDS task force in South Vietnam reflected the growing role of the Vietnamese Navy in the war. The newly el... More
1969 - 1969
Vietnam War/Vietnam Summer-Fall 1969 Campaign
Description
This Campaign period was from 9 June to 31 October 1969.  In the Mekong Delta proper, Swift boat, PBR, riverine assault craft, SEAL, and Vietnamese ground units struck at the Viet Cong in their former... More
1969 - 1969
Basic Underwater Demolition/Seal (BUDS) School (Staff), Naval Special Warfare Center (Staff)
Basic Underwater Demolition/Seal (BUDS) School (Staff), Naval Special Warfare Center (Staff)
Rank
Petty Officer Third Class
NEC
PT-0000-Photographic Intelligence Specialist
Comments
Comments Pending
PT-Photographic Intelligenceman
1968 - 1968
SERE School
SERE School
Rank
Petty Officer Third Class
NEC
PT-0000-Photographic Intelligence Specialist
Comments
Comments Pending
PT-Photographic Intelligenceman
1968 - 1968
USS Ranger (CVA-61)
USS Ranger (CVA-61)
Rank
Petty Officer Third Class
NEC
PT-0000-Photographic Intelligence Specialist
Comments
Comments Pending
PT-Photographic Intelligenceman
1966 - 1968
RVAH-6 Fluers
RVAH-6 Fluers
Rank
Petty Officer Third Class
NEC
PT-0000-Photographic Intelligence Specialist
Comments
Comments Pending
PT-Photographic Intelligenceman
1966 - 1968
Photographic Intelligence A School
Photographic Intelligence A School
Rank
Seaman
NEC
PT-0000-Photographic Intelligence Specialist
Comments
Comments Pending
PT-Photographic Intelligenceman
1966 - 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
Description
Description Pending
1966
Service from 1966

 
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