General White

Philadelphia Memorial Panel: Panel 32
National Memorial Panel / Row: East 6 / 43
Date of Birth: 11-Aug-1946
Neighborhood: North Philadelphia
High School: Thomas Edison High School
Street: W. Susquehanna Avenue
Branch of Service: Army
Rank: PFC
Date of Casualty: 24-Mar-1966
Province of Casualty:
White left Thomas Edison High School in 1964 and enlisted in the Army the following year when he became dissatisfied with his job prospects. He died in Vietnam on March 24, 1966, at the age of 19. The private first class, a rifleman, bad been assigned to Company A of the 1st Battalion, 26th Infantry. White was survived by his mother, a brother and two sisters.