Frederick Price

Philadelphia Memorial Panel: Panel 24
National Memorial Panel / Row: East 5 / 135
Date of Birth: 26-Apr-1939
Neighborhood: West Philadelphia
High School: John Bartram High School
Street: S. Markoe Street
Branch of Service: Army
Rank: SP4
Date of Casualty: 10-Mar-1966
Province of Casualty:
Price attended John Bartram High School and was a hospital porter for six months before entering the Army in November 1960. The 26.year-old specialIst five had decided to make the military a career. Price was killed in Vietnam on March 10, 1966, when a weapon accidently went off after he and another soldier reached for it at the same time. Survivors included his mother, stepfather, brother, three half-brothers and two half-sisters.