Louis G. Cohen

Philadelphia Memorial Panel: Panel 6
National Memorial Panel / Row: East 54 / 4
Date of Birth: 17-Jul-1949
Neighborhood: Southwark
High School: Bishop Neumann High School
Street: Bainbridge Street
Branch of Service: Marine Corps
Rank: PFC
Date of Casualty: 02-May-1968
Province of Casualty: Quang Tri
While attending Bishop Neumann High School, Cohen worked at St. Mary�s Church on 4th Street, where he had been an altar boy for years. Immediately after his graduation in 1967, he enlisted in the Marine Corps. The private first class, a rifleman, was shipped to Vietnam in December 1967 and joined Cornpany F of Battalion Landing Team 2, 4th Marines, 9th Marine Amphibious Brigade. Cohen died in Quang Tri Province on May 2, 1968. He was 18 years old. Survivors included his mother.