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Service Status
Not Specified
Last Rank
Seaman
Service Years
1966 - 1968
Home State
Pennsylvania


Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Artillery, Rocket, Mortar
Location
Quang Tri (Vietnam)
Conflict
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Union Cemetery - Irwin, Pennsylvania
Wall Coordinates
41E 043
Feb 26, 1968
Service to 1968
Headquarters, NSA Danang, Vietnam, NSA Danang, Vietnam
Headquarters, NSA Danang, Vietnam, NSA Danang, Vietnam
Rank
Seaman
Comments
Comments Pending
1967 - 1968
Lighterage Section, Headquarters, NSA Danang, Vietnam
Lighterage Section, Headquarters, NSA Danang, Vietnam
Rank
Seaman
Comments
Comments Pending
1967 - 1968
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
1968
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
1968
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
1968
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 Counteroffensive
30 January 1968 - 1 April 1968
1968
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
1968
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
1968
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 - 1968
Vietnam War/Counteroffensive Phase III Campaign (67-68)
Description
This Campaign period was from 1 June 1967 to 29 January 1968. By mid-1967, the Navy's Military Sea Transportation Service operated a fleet of 527 reactivated World War II Reserve Fleet ships and chart... More
1967 - 1968
Service from 1966

 
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