Patrick P. Dwyer

Philadelphia Memorial Panel: Panel 9
National Memorial Panel / Row: East 9 / 32
Date of Birth: 29-Sep-1942
Neighborhood: Franklintown
High School: Roman Catholic High School
Street: Canton Street
Branch of Service: Army
Rank: SP5
Date of Casualty: 18-Jul-1966
Province of Casualty:
A member of the Army Special Forces, Dwyer volunteered for duty in Vietnam. The 1962 Roman Catholic High School graduate was a squad leader and truck master in Vietnam, where he was assigned to Headquarters and Headquarters Company of the 1st Battalion, 2nd infantry, 1st Infantry Division. Dwyer died on July 1.8, 1966. The 23-year-old specialist five was survived by his mother and three brothers.