Sellers, Melvin Louis, SN

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1968-1969, COMNAVFORV
Service Years
1967 - 1969

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Casualty Info
Home Town
Phenix City
Last Address
Phenix City

Casualty Date
Feb 27, 1969
Hostile, Died while Missing
Artillery, Rocket, Mortar
Quang Nam (Vietnam)
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Lakeview Memory Gardens - Phenix City, Alabama
Wall/Plot Coordinates
31W 085

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Jun 21, 2012

The 22 men killed during the attack were:

LCU-1500, Assault Craft Unit 1, NAVSUPACT Danang

BMC Donald J. Fisher, Baltimore, MD
EN1 Bert E. Burton, Greenfield, IL
EM1 Cecil F. Bush, Bogalusa, LA
CS2 Marvin D. Avery, Warren, OH
RM2 David W. Hawryshko, Bristol, PA
GMG3 Ronald J. Gebbie, Rochester, NY
BM3 Donald M. Horton, Athens, PA
BM3 Ronald P. Yuhas, Shenandoah, PA
FN Joseph F. Burinda, Central City, PA
SN Bruno W. Demata, Milwaukee, WI
FN Charles A. Tavares, Fall River, MA
SA Craig E. Swagler, Endwell, NY

YFU-78, Assault Craft Unit 1, NAVSUPACT Danang

EN1 Earl T. Moore, Renovo, PA
QM1 Milton Shapiro, Palmdale, CA
CS2 Charlie M. Ellison, Kings Mountain, NC
EM2 Lyle D. Zacher, Spokane, WA
QM3 Earnest J. Buckelew, Arlington, TX
BM3 Daniel L. Overright, Bradley, IL
SN Melvin L. Sellers, Phenix City, AL

Supply Ops, NAVSUPACT Danang

BM1 Manuel Martinez, Taos Pueblo, NM
SN Thomas E. Adams, Topeka, KS
SN Theodore S. Hamner, Tuscaloosa, AL

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