Adamo, Richard Charles, SN

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Last Rank
Seaman
Last Primary NEC
SN-0000-Seaman
Last Rating/NEC Group
Seaman
Primary Unit
1968-1968, SN-0000, Patrol Boat River Mobile Base 1 (PBRMB-1)
Service Years
1967 - 1968
SN-Seaman

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Home State
Not Specified
Year of Birth
1949
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Not Specified
Last Address
Wood Haven, New York

Casualty Date
Feb 28, 1968
 
Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Artillery, Rocket, Mortar
Location
Quang Tri (Vietnam)
Conflict
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Cypress Hills National Cemetery - Brooklyn, New York
Wall/Plot Coordinates
41E 058 / Section 13 Site 14685

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Last Known Activity
YFU4 was involved in action at Hue City on the Perfume River and Que Viet Rivers during the Tet Counteroffensive campaign. On 26 February 1968. YFU-4 was hit while in a flotilla proceeding up the Que Viet River to Dong Ha. The rocket hit the starboard 20mm gun which was maned by GM3 Gary Crampton, SN Taylor, and SN Richard Adamo. KIA were Gary Crampton and Richard Adamo. WIA were SN Taylor(critical), EN3 Arthur Cockerham(critical), ENFN Danial Love, FN James Jessup,CS David Chatman, Crewman Green,SN Michael McCammond. At the helm was SN Wayne Brill . On the Con Tower was BMC Floyd Scott, and QM2 Robert Sayers.
   
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  1968-1968, SN-0000, Patrol Boat River Mobile Base 1 (PBRMB-1)

SN-Seaman

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Unit
Patrol Boat River Mobile Base 1 (PBRMB-1) Unit Page

Rank
Seaman

NEC
SN-0000-Seaman

Location
Not Specified

Country/State
Not Specified
 
 
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 Patrol Boat River Mobile Base 1 (PBRMB-1) Details

Patrol Boat River Mobile Base 1 (PBRMB-1)

Type
Garrison - Base Station

Existing/Disbanded
Disbanded

Parent Unit
Patrol Boat

Strength
Base

Created/Owned By
Not Specified
   

Last Updated: Aug 7, 2018
   
   
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7 Members Also There at Same Time
Patrol Boat River Mobile Base 1 (PBRMB-1)

Goodale, Ronnie, MCPO, (1965-1989) BM BM-0164 Petty Officer Second Class
McKelvey, Richard, PO2, (1966-1970) DC DC-0000 Petty Officer Second Class
Opperman, Walter, PO2, (1966-1972) RM RM-0000 Petty Officer Second Class
Ysdow, John, PO3, (1964-1968) CYN CYN-0000 Petty Officer Third Class
Shugart, Timothy, CDR, (1967-1996) MM MM-0000 Fireman
Deal, Richard, MCPO, (1956-1976) Chief Petty Officer
Peasley, Steven, PO2, (1966-1970) RM Seaman

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