Gunter W. Scheu
Philadelphia Memorial Panel: Panel 27
National Memorial Panel / Row: West 3 / 116
Date of Birth: 07-May-1939
Branch of Service: Army
Date of Casualty: 27-Jul-1971
Province of Casualty: Quang Ngai
The former Philadelphia resident attended high school in West Germany and served in the West German army for three years before joining the U S. Army in 1962. The 32-year-old sergeant first class, a combat bridge specialist, was assigned to Company B of the 39th Engineer Battalion in Vietnam. He died on July 27, 1971. Survivors included his wife.