Philadelphia Memorial Panel: Panel 32
National Memorial Panel / Row: East 14 / 31
Date of Birth: 28-Mar-1943
Branch of Service: Marine Corps
Date of Casualty: 14-Jan-1967
Province of Casualty: Quanh Nam
The 23-year-old Marine lance corporal worked in the laundry department at Holy Redeemer Hospital before enlisting in September 1964. He was sent to Vietnam in May 1966 and assigned to Company C of the 1st Battalion, 1st Marines, 1st Marine Division. The machine gun team leader died on Jan. 14, 1967.