Ashby, James Wesley, HM3

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Last Rank
Petty Officer Third Class
Last Primary NEC
HM-8404-Medical Field Service Technician/FMF Combat Corpsman
Last Rating/NEC Group
Hospital Corpsman
Primary Unit
1967-1967, HM-8404, 9th Marine Regiment/3rd Bn (3/9)
Service Years
1965 - 1967
HM-Hospital Corpsman

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Casualty Info
Home Town
Park Rapids, MN
Last Address
Park Rapids, MN

Casualty Date
Jun 01, 1967
Hostile, Died
Other Explosive Device
Quang Tri (Vietnam)
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Greenwood Cemetery - Park Rapids, Minnesota
Wall/Plot Coordinates
21E 025

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The National Gold Star Family RegistryUnited States Navy Memorial Vietnam Veterans Memorial
  2015, The National Gold Star Family Registry
  2015, United States Navy Memorial - Assoc. Page
  2015, Vietnam Veterans Memorial [Verified] - Assoc. Page

Vietnam War/Counteroffensive Phase II Campaign (66-67)/Operation Prairie III
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Mar 19 – Apr 19; 3rd Battalion, 3rd Marines, 1st Battalion, 4th Marines, 3rd Battalion, 4th Marines, 1st Battalion, 9th Marines, 3rd Battalion, 9th Marines and 2nd Battalion, 26th Marines search and destroy operations against the NVA 324B and 341st Divisions in the DMZ.

As a result of the sharp actions in PRAIRIE II, the Marines committed as many as five infantry and four artillery battalions to PRAIRIE III.
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