Willie Durant

Philadelphia Memorial Panel: Panel 9
National Memorial Panel / Row: East 34 / 62
Date of Birth: 20-Feb-1949
Neighborhood: West Philadelphia
High School: West Philadelphia High School
Street: N. Wilton Street
Branch of Service: Army
Rank: PFC
Date of Casualty: 17-Jan-1968
Province of Casualty: Dinh Tuong
Durant left West Philadelphia High School in January 1967 for a career in the Army. The 18-year-old private first class, an assistant machine-gunner with Company A of the 3rd Battalion, 60th Infantry, 9th Infantry Division, died in Vietnam on Jan. 17. 1968. He was survived by his parents. five sisters and three brothers.