John J. Gallagher

Philadelphia Memorial Panel: Panel 10
National Memorial Panel / Row: West 15 / 66
Date of Birth: 21-Apr-1944
Neighborhood: Germantown
High School: Cardinal Dougherty High School
Street: West Godfrey Ave.
Branch of Service: Army
Rank: SP4
Date of Casualty: 17-Dec-1969
Province of Casualty: Bihn Thuan
Gallagher graduated from Cardinal Dougherty High School in 1962, and worked as a line-man for Bell of Pennsylvania at 9th and Race streets for five years. He was drafted into the Army in April 1968. The 24-year-old specialist four, a cannoneer with C Battery of the 5th Battalion, 22nd Artillery, died in Vietnam on Feb. 17, 1969. He was survived by his mother, brother and sister.