Vietnam War Casualties - Ventura County

Source: The Virtual Wall

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The official home of record may or may not be that person's birthplace or home town.
It may be the place the person entered military service, typically a nearby large city.
 
Ventura

Frank Ross Allender, Jr, Lance Corporal
 
HMM-165, MAG-36, 1ST MAW, III MAF
United States Marine Corps
Ventura, California
September 18, 1946 to July 03, 1967
FRANK R ALLENDER Jr is on the Wall at Panel 22E, Line 120
 
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PERSONAL DATA:
 Home of Record Ventura, CA
 Date of birth: 09/18/1946
 
MILITARY DATA:
 Service: United States Marine Corps
 Grade at loss: E3
 Rank/Rate: Lance Corporal
 ID No: 2241556
 MOS/RATING: 6320: Aircraft CNE/Weapon/DECM Systems Tech
 Length Service: 01
 Unit: HMM-165, MAG-36, 1ST MAW, III MAF
 
CASUALTY DATA:
 Start Tour: Not Recorded
 Incident Date: 07/03/1967
 Casualty Date: 07/03/1967
 Age at Loss: 20
 Location: Quang Tri Province, South Vietnam
 Remains: Body recovered
 Casualty Type: Non-hostile, died of other causes
 Casualty Reason: Helicopter - Crew
 Casualty Detail: Air loss or crash over land
 URL: www.VirtualWall.org/da/AllenderFR01a.htm
 
ON THE WALL: Panel 22E Line 120
 
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Richard David Baca, Sergeant
 
68TH AVN CO, 145TH AVN BN, 12TH AVN GRP, 1 AVN BDE
Army of the United States
30 December 1948 - 19 June 1969
Ventura, California
Panel 22W Line 084
 
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PERSONAL DATA
 Home of Record: Ventura, California
 Date of birth: Thursday, 12/30/1948
 
MILITARY DATA
 Service:Army (Regular)
 Grade at loss: E4
 Rank: Sergeant (See Note below)
 ID No: 18852384
 MOS: 67N2F UH-1 Helicopter Repairer (Flight)
 LenSvc: Between 1 and 2 years
 Unit: 68TH AVN CO, 145TH AVN BN, 12TH AVN GRP, 1 AVN BDE
 Note: E4 at loss. Posthumous Promotion as indicated
 
CASUALTY DATA
 Start Tour: Wednesday, 09/04/1968
 Cas Date: Thursday, 06/19/1969
 Age at Loss: 20
 Remains:Body Recovered
 Location: Long Khanh, South Vietnam
 Type: Hostile, Died
 Reason: Air Loss, Crash - Land - Helicopter - Crew
 
ON THE WALL: Panel 22W Line 084
 
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Creighton Robert Dunn, Specialist Four
 
DET A-244 (DAK TO), B CO, 5TH SF GROUP, USARV
Army of the United States
Ventura, California
March 22, 1943 to October 29, 1966
CREIGHTON R DUNN is on the Wall at Panel 11E, Line 126
 
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 PERSONAL DATA:
 Home of Record Ventura, CA
 Date of birth: 03/22/1943
 
MILITARY DATA:
 Service: Army of the United States
 Grade at loss: E4
 Rank/Rate: Specialist Four
 ID No: 19732836
 MOS/RATING: 12B2S: Combat Engineer (Special Forces Qual)
 Length Service: 04
 Unit: DET A-244 (DAK TO), B CO, 5TH SF GROUP, USARV
 
CASUALTY DATA:
 Start Tour: 07/28/1966
 Incident Date: 10/29/1966
 Casualty Date: 10/29/1966
 Age at Loss: 23
 Location: Kontum Province, South Vietnam
 Remains: Body recovered
 Casualty Type: Hostile, died outright
 Casualty Reason: Ground casualty
 Casualty Detail: Gun or small arms fire
 URL: www.VirtualWall.org/dd/DunnCR01a.htm
 
ON THE WALL: Panel 11E Line 126
 
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David Gonzales, Sergeant

 
HML-167, MAG-16, 1ST MAW, III MAF
United States Marine Corps
Ventura, California
July 24, 1947 to March 21, 1970
DAVID GONZALES is on the Wall at Panel W12, Line 29
 
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PERSONAL DATA:
 Home of Record Ventura, CA
 Date of birth: 07/24/1947
 
MILITARY DATA:
 Service: United States Marine Corps
 Grade at loss: E5
 Rank/Rate: Sergeant
 ID No: 547660747
 MOS/RATING: 6114: HELICOPTER MECHANIC, U/AH-1
 Length Service: 03
 Unit: HML-167, MAG-16, 1ST MAW, III MAF
 
CASUALTY DATA:
 Start Tour: Not Recorded
 Incident Date: 03/21/1970
 Casualty Date: 03/21/1970
 Age at Loss: 22
 Location: , Laos
 Remains: Body not recovered
 Casualty Type: Hostile, died outright
 Casualty Reason: Helicopter - Crew
 Casualty Detail: Air loss or crash over land
 URL: www.VirtualWall.org/dg/GonzalesDx01a.htm
 
ON THE WALL: Panel W12 Line 29
 
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Michael Wayne Haskins, Petty Officer Third Class

 
H&S CO, 1ST BN, 5TH MARINES, 1ST MARDIV, III MAF
United States Navy
Ventura, California
September 01, 1948 to February 01, 1968
MICHAEL W HASKINS is on the Wall at Panel 36E, Line 50
 
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PERSONAL DATA:
 Home of Record Ventura, CA
 Date of birth: 09/01/1948
 
MILITARY DATA:
 Service: United States Navy
 Grade at loss: E3
 Rank/Rate: Petty Officer Third Class
 Note: Posthumous Promotion as indicated
 ID No: B981044
 MOS/RATING: HM3
 Length Service: 01
 Unit: H&S CO, 1ST BN, 5TH MARINES, 1ST MARDIV, III MAF
 
CASUALTY DATA:
 Start Tour: 09/15/1967
 Incident Date: 02/01/1968
 Casualty Date: 02/01/1968
 Age at Loss: 19
 Location: Thua Thien Province, South Vietnam
 Remains: Body recovered
 Casualty Type: Hostile, died outright
 Casualty Reason: Ground casualty (or inland waterway)
 Casualty Detail: Gun or small arms fire
 URL: www.VirtualWall.org/dh/HaskinsMW01a.htm
 
ON THE WALL: Panel 36E Line 50
 
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William Charles Legat, Petty Officer First Class

 
NMCB-8, 3RD NC BDE, USNAVFORV
United States Navy
Ventura, California
April 20, 1932 to October 30, 1969
WILLIAM C LEGAT is on the Wall at Panel W16, Line 6
 
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PERSONAL DATA:
 Home of Record Ventura, CA
 Date of birth: 04/20/1932
 
MILITARY DATA:
 Service: United States Navy
 Grade at loss: E6
 Rank/Rate: Petty Officer First Class
 ID No: 273282745
 MOS/RATING: BU1
 Length Service: 18
 Unit: NMCB-8, 3RD NC BDE, USNAVFORV
 
CASUALTY DATA:
 Start Tour: Not Recorded
 Incident Date: 10/30/1969
 Casualty Date: 10/30/1969
 Age at Loss: 37
 Location: Quang Nam Province, South Vietnam
 Remains: Body recovered
 Casualty Type: Non-hostile, died of other causes
 Casualty Reason: Ground casualty (or inland waterway)
 Casualty Detail: Heart attack
 URL: www.VirtualWall.org/dl/LegatWC01a.htm
 
ON THE WALL: Panel W16 Line 6
 
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Michael Wayne Melvin, Sergeant

 
HHC, 3RD BDE, 82ND ABN DIV, USARV
Army of the United States
Ventura, California
March 16, 1947 to May 06, 1968
MICHAEL W MELVIN is on the Wall at Panel 56E, Line 12
 
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PERSONAL DATA:
 Home of Record Ventura, CA
 Date of birth: 03/16/1947
 
MILITARY DATA:
 Service: Army of the United States
 Grade at loss: E5
 Rank/Rate: Sergeant
 ID No: 19863953
 MOS/RATING: 05C4P: Radio Teletype Operator (Airborne Qual)
 Length Service: 02
 Unit: HHC, 3RD BDE, 82ND ABN DIV, USARV
 
CASUALTY DATA:
 Start Tour: 02/13/1968
 Casualty Date: 05/06/1968
 Age at Loss: 21 (based on date declared dead)
 Location: Thua Thien Province, South Vietnam
 Remains: Body recovered
 Casualty Type: Non-hostile, died of illness or injury
 Casualty Reason: Ground casualty
 Casualty Detail: Accidental homicide
 URL: www.VirtualWall.org/dm/MelvinMW01a.htm
 
ON THE WALL: Panel 56E Line 12
 
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Arturo Olivares-Martinez, Specialist Four
 
RECON, E CO, 1ST BN, 506TH INF RGT, 101 ABN DIV
Army of the United States
27 November 1947 - 25 April 1968
Ventura, California
Panel 52E Line 003
 
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PERSONAL DATA

 Home of Record: Ventura, California
 Date of birth: Thursday, 11/27/1947
 
MILITARY DATA
 Service:Army (Regular)
 Grade at loss: E4
 Rank: Specialist Four
 ID No: 18770489
 MOS: 11H2P Infantry Direct Fire Crewman (Parachutist)
 LenSvc: Between 1 and 2 years
 Unit: RECON, E CO, 1ST BN, 506TH INF RGT, 101 ABN DIV
 
CASUALTY DATA
 Start Tour: Monday, 12/04/1967
 Cas Date: Thursday, 04/25/1968
 Age at Loss: 20
 Remains:Body Recovered
 Location: Binh Duong, South Vietnam
 Type: Hostile, Died
 Reason: Burns - Ground Casualty
 
ON THE WALL: Panel 52E Line 003
 
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Donald Melvin Sewell, Colonel
 
HHC, HQ, MACV ADVISORS, MACV
Army of the United States
Ventura, California
November 27, 1916 to November 09, 1967
DONALD M SEWELL is on the Wall at Panel 29E, Line 62
 
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PERSONAL DATA:
 Home of Record Ventura, CA
 Date of birth: 11/27/1916
 
MILITARY DATA:
 Service: Army of the United States
 Grade at loss: O6
 Rank/Rate: Colonel
 ID No: O80491
 MOS/RATING: 21620: Operations & Training Staff Officer (G3, S3)
 Length Service: 26
 Unit: HHC, HQ, MACV ADVISORS, MACV
 
CASUALTY DATA:
 Start Tour: 07/12/1967
 Incident Date: 11/09/1967
 Casualty Date: 11/09/1967
 Age at Loss: 50
 Location: Gia Dinh Province, South Vietnam
 Remains: Body recovered
 Casualty Type: Non-hostile, died of other causes
 Casualty Reason: Ground casualty
 Casualty Detail: Other Causes
 URL: www.VirtualWall.org/ds/SewellDM01a.htm
 
ON THE WALL: Panel 29E Line 62
 
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John Edward Widener, Private First Class

 
C CO, 1ST BN, 16TH INFANTRY, 1ST INF DIV, USARV
Army of the United States
Ventura, California
July 07, 1947 to December 11, 1966
JOHN E WIDENER is on the Wall at Panel 13E, Line 37
 
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 PERSONAL DATA:
 Home of Record Ventura, CA
 Date of birth: 07/07/1947
 
MILITARY DATA:
 Service: Army of the United States
 Grade at loss: E3
 Rank/Rate: Private First Class
 ID No: 19857320
 MOS/RATING: 11B10: Infantryman
 Length Service: 01
 Unit: C CO, 1ST BN, 16TH INFANTRY, 1ST INF DIV, USARV
 
CASUALTY DATA:
 Start Tour: 03/27/1966
 Incident Date: 12/11/1966
 Casualty Date: 12/11/1966
 Age at Loss: 19
 Location: Binh Duong Province, South Vietnam
 Remains: Body recovered
 Casualty Type: Hostile, died outright
 Casualty Reason: Ground casualty
 Casualty Detail: Gun or small arms fire
 URL: www.VirtualWall.org/dw/WidenerJE02a.htm
 
ON THE WALL: Panel 13E Line 37
 
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Rex Charles Allred, Specialist Four

 
C CO, 2ND BN, 8TH INFANTRY, 4TH INF DIV, USARV
Army of the United States
Ventura, California
November 10, 1949 to May 13, 1969
REX C ALLRED is on the Wall at Panel W25, Line 92
 
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PERSONAL DATA:
 Home of Record Ventura, CA
 Date of birth: 11/10/1949
 
MILITARY DATA:
 Service: Army of the United States
 Grade at loss: E4
 Rank/Rate: Specialist Four
 ID No: 18857264
 MOS/RATING: 11B20: Infantryman
 Length Service: 01
 Unit: C CO, 2ND BN, 8TH INFANTRY, 4TH INF DIV, USARV
 
CASUALTY DATA:
 Start Tour: 09/08/1968
 Incident Date: 05/13/1969
 Casualty Date: 05/13/1969
 Age at Loss: 19
 Location: Pleiku Province, South Vietnam
 Remains: Body recovered
 Casualty Type: Hostile, died outright
 Casualty Reason: Ground casualty
 Casualty Detail: Artillery, rocket, or mortar
 URL: www.VirtualWall.org/da/AllredRC01a.htm
 
ON THE WALL: Panel W25 Line 92
 
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Larry Michael Beaudette, Sergeant
 
C CO, 31ST ENG BN, 79TH ENG GROUP, 20TH ENG BDE, USARV
Army of the United States
Ventura, California
August 22, 1951 to May 05, 1970
LARRY M BEAUDETTE is on the Wall at Panel W11, Line 99
 
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PERSONAL DATA:

 Home of Record Ventura, CA
 Date of birth: 08/22/1951
 
MILITARY DATA:
 Service: Army of the United States
 Grade at loss: E4
 Rank/Rate: Sergeant
 Note: Posthumous Promotion as indicated
 ID No: 552882118
 MOS/RATING: 12B30: Combat Engineer
 Length Service: **
 Unit: C CO, 31ST ENG BN, 79TH ENG GROUP, 20TH ENG BDE, USARV
 
CASUALTY DATA:
 Start Tour: 01/25/1970
 Incident Date: 05/05/1970
 Casualty Date: 05/05/1970
 Age at Loss: 18
 Location: Province not reported, Cambodia
 Remains: Body recovered
 Identified: 05/17/1970
 Casualty Type: Hostile, died while missing
 Casualty Reason: Ground casualty
 Casualty Detail: Multiple fragmentation wounds
 URL: www.VirtualWall.org/db/BeaudetteLM01a.htm
 
ON THE WALL: Panel W11 Line 99
 
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James Cletus Dye, Petty Officer First Class

 
HQ, NAVSUPACT SAIGON, MACV
United States Navy
Ventura, California
July 03, 1926 to May 29, 1964
JAMES C DYE is on the Wall at Panel 1E, Line 53
 
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PERSONAL DATA:
 Home of Record Ventura, CA
 Date of birth: 07/03/1926
 
MILITARY DATA:
 Service: United States Navy
 Grade at loss: E6
 Rank/Rate: Petty Officer First Class
 ID No: 3387789
 MOS/RATING: EO1
 Length Service: 18
 Unit: HQ, NAVSUPACT SAIGON, MACV
 
CASUALTY DATA:
 Start Tour: Not Recorded
 Incident Date: 05/29/1964
 Casualty Date: 05/29/1964
 Age at Loss: 37
 Location: Gia Dinh Province, South Vietnam
 Remains: Body recovered
 Casualty Type: Non-hostile, died of other causes
 Casualty Reason: Ground casualty (or inland waterway)
 Casualty Detail: Other accident
 URL: www.VirtualWall.org/dd/DyeJC01a.htm
 
ON THE WALL: Panel 1E Line 53
 
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Donald Earl Gore, Private First Class

 
B CO, 3RD ENG BN, 3RD MARDIV, III MAF
United States Marine Corps
Ventura, California
April 03, 1946 to June 26, 1966
DONALD E GORE is on the Wall at Panel 8E, Line 97
 
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PERSONAL DATA:
 Home of Record Ventura, CA
 Date of birth: 04/03/1946
 
MILITARY DATA:
 Service: United States Marine Corps
 Grade at loss: E2
 Rank/Rate: Private First Class
 ID No: 2092358
 MOS/RATING: 1371: COMBAT ENGINEER
 Length Service: 02
 Unit: B CO, 3RD ENG BN, 3RD MARDIV, III MAF
 
CASUALTY DATA:
 Start Tour: Not Recorded
 Incident Date: 06/26/1966
 Casualty Date: 06/26/1966
 Age at Loss: 20
 Location: Thua Thien Province, South Vietnam
 Remains: Body recovered
 Casualty Type: Hostile, died outright
 Casualty Reason: Ground casualty
 Casualty Detail: Multiple fragmentation wounds
 URL: www.VirtualWall.org/dg/GoreDE02a.htm
 
ON THE WALL: Panel 8E Line 97
 
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John Joseph Hooper, Specialist Five
 
A BTRY, 377TH ARTILLERY, 101 ABN DIV
Army of the United States
01 July 1949 - 01 August 1970
Ventura, California
Panel 08W Line 074
 
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PERSONAL DATA
 Home of Record: Ventura, California
 Date of birth: Friday, 07/01/1949
 
MILITARY DATA
 Service:Army (Selective Service)
 Grade at loss: E5
 Rank: Specialist Five
 ID No: 556721368
 MOS: 67N20 UH-1 Helicopter Repairer
 LenSvc: Not recorded
 Unit: A BTRY, 377TH ARTILLERY, 101 ABN DIV
 
CASUALTY DATA
 Start Tour: Wednesday, 01/28/1970
 Cas Date: Saturday, 08/01/1970
 Age at Loss: 21
 Remains: Body recovered
 Location: Thua Thien, South Vietnam
 Type: Hostile, died outright
 Reason: Air loss or crash over land - Helicopter - Noncrew
 
ON THE WALL: Panel 08W Line 074
 
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Donald B McCoig, Warrant Officer
 
281ST AHC, 10TH CAB, 17TH CAG, 1 AVN BDE
Army Of The United States
21 January 1946 - 29 March 1968
Ventura, CA
Panel 47E Line 003
 
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PERSONAL DATA

 Home: Ventura, California
 DOB: Monday, 01/21/1946
 Sex: Male
 Race: Caucasian
 Married? Yes
 Religion: Protestant
 
MILITARY DATA
 Service: Army Of The United States
 Comp: Reserve
 Grade: W1
 Rank: Warrant Officer
 ID No: W3155950
 MOS: 062B - Helicopter Pilot, Utility and Light Cargo Single Rotor
 LenSvc: Between 2 and 3 years
 Unit: 281ST AHC, 10TH CAB, 17TH CAG, 1 AVN BDE
 
CASUALTY DATA
 Start Tour: Saturday, 06/17/1967
 Cas Date: Friday, 03/29/1968
 Age at Loss: 22
 Remains: Body Recovered
 Location: Thua Thien, South Vietnam
 Type: Hostile, Died
 Reason: Gun, Small Arms Fire - Ground Casualty
 Last Update: March 1969
 
ON THE WALL: Panel 47E Line 003
 
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Michael Perry Moritz, Specialist Five
 
A CO, 502ND AVN BN (SEP), 52ND AVN BN,
US ARMY SPT CMD VIETNAM, MACV
Army of the United States
Ventura, California
January 09, 1943 to June 16, 1965
MICHAEL P MORITZ is on the Wall at Panel 2E, Line 10
 
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PERSONAL DATA:

 Home of Record Ventura, CA
 Date of birth: 01/09/1943
 
MILITARY DATA:
 Service: Army of the United States
 Grade at loss: E5
 Rank/Rate: Specialist Five
 ID No: 19755943
 MOS/RATING: 67N20: UH-1 Helicopter Repairer
 Length Service: 02
 Unit: A CO, 502ND AVN BN (SEP), 52ND AVN BN, US ARMY SPT CMD VIETNAM, MACV
 
CASUALTY DATA:
 Start Tour: 09/30/1964
 Incident Date: 06/16/1965
 Casualty Date: 06/16/1965
 Age at Loss: 22
 Location: Province not reported, South Vietnam
 Remains: Body recovered
 Identified: 06/18/1965
 Casualty Type: Hostile, died while missing
 Casualty Reason: Helicopter - Crew
 Casualty Detail: Air loss or crash over land
 URL: www.VirtualWall.org/dm/MoritzMP01a.htm
 
ON THE WALL: Panel 2E Line 10
 
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Michael L Paddock, Corporal

 
B CO, 26TH ENG BN, AMERICAL DIV
Army of the United States
15 October 1947 - 15 March 1969
Ventura, California
Panel 29W Line 047
 
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PERSONAL DATA
 Home of Record: Ventura, California
 Date of birth: Wednesday, 10/15/1947
 
MILITARY DATA
 Service:Army (Regular)
 Grade at loss: E3
 Rank: Corporal (See Note below)
 ID No: 18843237
 MOS: 65E20 Airbrake Repairer
 LenSvc: Between 2 and 3 years
 Unit: B CO, 26TH ENG BN, AMERICAL DIV
 Note: E3 at loss. Posthumous Promotion as indicated
 
CASUALTY DATA
 Start Tour: Wednesday, 11/20/1968
 Cas Date: Saturday, 03/15/1969
 Age at Loss: 21
 Remains:Body Recovered
 Location: Quang Ngai, South Vietnam
 Type: Hostile, Died
 Reason: Other Explosive Device - Ground Casualty
 
ON THE WALL: Panel 29W Line 047
 
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Donald Wilbanks Vaughn, Sergeant
 
HHB, 7TH BN, 11TH ARTILLERY, 25TH INF DIV, USARV
Army of the United States
Ventura, California
March 23, 1948 to February 15, 1968
DONALD W VAUGHN is on the Wall at Panel 39E, Line 55
 
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PERSONAL DATA:

 Home of Record Ventura, CA
 Date of birth: 03/23/1948
 
MILITARY DATA:
 Service: Army of the United States
 Grade at loss: E4
 Rank/Rate: Sergeant
 Note: Posthumous Promotion as indicated
 ID No: 19860317
 MOS/RATING: 13A20: Field Artillery Basic
 Length Service: 02
 Unit: HHB, 7TH BN, 11TH ARTILLERY, 25TH INF DIV, USARV
 
CASUALTY DATA:
 Start Tour: 10/26/1967
 Incident Date: 02/15/1968
 Casualty Date: 02/15/1968
 Age at Loss: 19
 Location: Gia Dinh Province, South Vietnam
 Remains: Body recovered
 Casualty Type: Hostile, died outright
 Casualty Reason: Ground casualty
 Casualty Detail: Burns
 URL: www.VirtualWall.org/dv/VaughnDW02a.htm
 
ON THE WALL: Panel 39E Line 55
 
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David Daniel Wright, Lance Corporal

 
MACTU-68, MAG-36, 1ST MAW, III MAF
United States Marine Corps
Ventura, California
November 08, 1946 to July 07, 1969
DAVID D WRIGHT is on the Wall at Panel W21, Line 79
 
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PERSONAL DATA:
 Home of Record Ventura, CA
 Date of birth: 11/08/1946
 
MILITARY DATA:
 Service: United States Marine Corps
 Grade at loss: E3
 Rank/Rate: Lance Corporal
 ID No: 547687020
 MOS/RATING: 6713: Air Traffic Controller
 Length Service: 03
 Unit: MACTU-68, MAG-36, 1ST MAW, III MAF
 
CASUALTY DATA:
 Start Tour: 04/16/1969
 Incident Date: 07/07/1969
 Casualty Date: 07/07/1969
 Age at Loss: 22
 Location: Thua Thien Province, South Vietnam
 Remains: Body recovered
 Casualty Type: Non-hostile, died of other causes
 Casualty Reason: Ground casualty
 Casualty Detail: Stroke
 URL: www.VirtualWall.org/dw/WrightDD01a.htm
 
ON THE WALL: Panel W21 Line 79
 
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Kenneth Charles Applegate, Specialist Four
 
B CO, 2ND BN, 60TH INFANTRY, 9TH INF DIV, USARV
Army of the United States
Ventura, California
June 15, 1942 to April 30, 1967
KENNETH C APPLEGATE is on the Wall at Panel 18E, Line 117
 
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PERSONAL DATA:

 Home of Record Ventura, CA
 Date of birth: 06/15/1942
 
MILITARY DATA:
 Service: Army of the United States
 Grade at loss: E4
 Rank/Rate: Specialist Four
 ID No: 56413123
 MOS/RATING: 11B20: Infantryman
 Length Service: 01
 Unit: B CO, 2ND BN, 60TH INFANTRY, 9TH INF DIV, USARV
 
CASUALTY DATA:
 Start Tour: 12/01/1966
 Incident Date: 04/30/1967
 Casualty Date: 04/30/1967
 Age at Loss: 24
 Location: Long An Province, South Vietnam
 Remains: Body recovered
 Casualty Type: Hostile, died outright
 Casualty Reason: Ground casualty
 Casualty Detail: Gun or small arms fire
 URL: www.VirtualWall.org/da/ApplegateKC01a.htm
 
ON THE WALL: Panel 18E Line 117
 
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John David L Duffield, Private First Class

 
B CO, 2ND BN, 1ST INFANTRY, 196TH INFANTRY BDE,
AMERICAL DIV, USARV
Army of the United States
Ventura, California
November 29, 1946 to February 29, 1968
JOHN D DUFFIELD is on the Wall at Panel 42E, Line 4
 
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PERSONAL DATA:
 Home of Record Ventura, CA
 Date of birth: 11/29/1946
 
MILITARY DATA:
 Service: Army of the United States
 Grade at loss: E3
 Rank/Rate: Private First Class
 ID No: 18839191
 MOS/RATING: 11B10: Infantryman
 Length Service: 01
 Unit: B CO, 2ND BN, 1ST INFANTRY, 196TH INFANTRY BDE, AMERICAL DIV, USARV
 
CASUALTY DATA:
 Start Tour: 03/26/1967
 Incident Date: 02/29/1968
 Casualty Date: 02/29/1968
 Age at Loss: 21
 Location: Quang Nam Province, South Vietnam
 Remains: Body recovered
 Casualty Type: Hostile, died outright
 Casualty Reason: Ground casualty
 Casualty Detail: Multiple fragmentation wounds
 URL: www.VirtualWall.org/dd/DuffieldJD01a.htm
 
ON THE WALL: Panel 42E Line 4
 
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Patrick G Fitzsimmons, Warrant Officer

 
190TH AHC, 145TH AVN BN, 12TH AVN GRP, 1 AVN BDE
Army of the United States
02 January 1949 - 24 August 1970
Ventura, CA
Panel 07W Line 001
 
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PERSONAL DATA
 Home of Record: Ventura, California
 Date of birth: Sunday, 01/02/1949
 
MILITARY DATA
 Service:Army (Reserve)
 Grade at loss: W1
 Rank: Warrant Officer
 ID No: 546747536
 MOS: 100B Utility/Observation Helicopter Pilot
 LenSvc: Not recorded
 Unit: 190TH AHC, 145TH AVN BN, 12TH AVN GRP, 1 AVN BDE
 
CASUALTY DATA
 Start Tour: Sunday, 01/04/1970
 Cas Date: Monday, 08/24/1970
 Age at Loss: 21
 Remains:Body Recovered
 Location: Province not reported, South Vietnam
 Type: Hostile, Died
 Reason: Air Loss, Crash - Land - Helicopter - Pilot
 
ON THE WALL: Panel 07W Line 001
 
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David Bruce Graham, Corporal
 
MOBILE TRNG TEAM, CACO 1-1, 1ST CAG, COMBINED ACTION, III MAF
United States Marine Corps
Ventura, California
November 16, 1948 to February 08, 1969
DAVID B GRAHAM is on the Wall at Panel W33, Line 85
 
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PERSONAL DATA:

 Home of Record Ventura, CA
 Date of birth: 11/16/1948
 
MILITARY DATA:
 Service: United States Marine Corps
 Grade at loss: E4
 Rank/Rate: Corporal
 ID No: 2297788
 MOS/RATING: 2533: Radio Telegraph Operator
 Length Service: 02
 Unit: MOBILE TRNG TEAM, CACO 1-1, 1ST CAG, COMBINED ACTION, III MAF
 
CASUALTY DATA:
 Start Tour: 09/26/1967
 Incident Date: 02/08/1969
 Casualty Date: 02/08/1969
 Age at Loss: 20
 Location: Quang Ngai Province, South Vietnam
 Remains: Body recovered
 Casualty Type: Hostile, died outright
 Casualty Reason: Ground casualty
 Casualty Detail: Other explosive device
 URL: www.VirtualWall.org/dg/GrahamDB01a.htm
 
ON THE WALL: Panel W33 Line 85
 
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Siegfried Kofler, Sergeant

 
HHC, 4TH BN, 503RD INFANTRY, 173RD ABN BDE, USARV
Army of the United States
Ventura, California
December 31, 1937 to July 10, 1967
SIEGFRIED KOFLER is on the Wall at Panel 23E, Line 43
 
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PERSONAL DATA:
 Home of Record Ventura, CA
 Date of birth: 12/31/1937
 
MILITARY DATA:
 Service: Army of the United States
 Grade at loss: E5
 Rank/Rate: Sergeant
 ID No: 56333581
 MOS/RATING: 11F4P: Infantry Operations And Intelligence Specialist (Airborne Qual)
 Length Service: 06
 Unit: HHC, 4TH BN, 503RD INFANTRY, 173RD ABN BDE, USARV
 
CASUALTY DATA:
 Start Tour: 04/26/1967
 Incident Date: 07/10/1967
 Casualty Date: 07/10/1967
 Age at Loss: 29
 Location: Kontum Province, South Vietnam
 Remains: Body recovered
 Casualty Type: Hostile, died outright
 Casualty Reason: Ground casualty
 Casualty Detail: Gun or small arms fire
 URL: www.VirtualWall.org/dk/KoflerSx01a.htm
 Data accessed: 5/24/2014
 
ON THE WALL: Panel 23E Line 43
 
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Steven Lee Mc Farland, Private First Class
 
C CO, 121ST SIG BN, 1ST INF DIV, USARV
Army of the United States
Ventura, California
November 05, 1948 to April 10, 1969
STEVEN L Mc FARLAND is on the Wall at Panel W27, Line 51
 
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PERSONAL DATA:
 Home of Record Ventura, CA
 Date of birth: 11/05/1948
 
MILITARY DATA:
 Service: Army of the United States
 Grade at loss: E3
 Rank/Rate: Private First Class
 ID No: 18861626
 MOS/RATING: 05B20: Radio Operator
 Length Service: 01
 Unit: C CO, 121ST SIG BN, 1ST INF DIV, USARV
 
CASUALTY DATA:
 Start Tour: 01/10/1969
 Incident Date: 04/10/1969
 Casualty Date: 04/10/1969
 Age at Loss: 20
 Location: Gia Dinh Province, South Vietnam
 Remains: Body recovered
 Casualty Type: Non-hostile, died of other causes
 Casualty Reason: Ground casualty
 Casualty Detail: Other Causes
 URL: www.VirtualWall.org/dm/McfarlandSL01a.htm
 
ON THE WALL: Panel W27 Line 51
 
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Allen Donald Muller, Corporal
 
D CO, 1ST BN, 327TH INFANTRY, 101ST ABN DIV, USARV
Army of the United States
Ventura, California
January 04, 1946 to February 11, 1969
ALLEN D MULLER is on the Wall at Panel W32, Line 15
 
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PERSONAL DATA:
 Home of Record Ventura, CA
 Date of birth: 01/04/1946
 
MILITARY DATA:
 Service: Army of the United States
 Grade at loss: E3
 Rank/Rate: Corporal
 Note: Posthumous Promotion as indicated
 ID No: 56731546
 MOS/RATING: 11B10: Infantryman
 Length Service: 00
 Unit: D CO, 1ST BN, 327TH INFANTRY, 101ST ABN DIV, USARV
 
CASUALTY DATA:
 Start Tour: 01/13/1969
 Incident Date: 02/11/1969
 Casualty Date: 02/11/1969
 Age at Loss: 23
 Location: Thua Thien Province, South Vietnam
 Remains: Body recovered
 Casualty Type: Hostile, died outright
 Casualty Reason: Ground casualty
 Casualty Detail: Gun or small arms fire
 URL: www.VirtualWall.org/dm/MullerAD01a.htm
 
ON THE WALL: Panel W32 Line 15
 
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Robert Louis Padilla, Sergeant
 
B CO, 2ND BN, 8TH CAVALRY, 1ST CAV DIV, USARV
Army of the United States
Ventura, California
September 22, 1940 to May 17, 1966
ROBERT L PADILLA is on the Wall at Panel 7E, Line 74
 
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PERSONAL DATA:

 Home of Record Ventura, CA
 Date of birth: 09/22/1940
 
MILITARY DATA:
 Service: Army of the United States
 Grade at loss: E5
 Rank/Rate: Sergeant
 ID No: 19671574
 MOS/RATING: 11B4P: Infantryman (Airborne Qual)
 Length Service: 04
 Unit: B CO, 2ND BN, 8TH CAVALRY, 1ST CAV DIV, USARV
 
CASUALTY DATA:
 Start Tour: 08/20/1965
 Incident Date: 05/17/1966
 Casualty Date: 05/17/1966
 Age at Loss: 25
 Location: Binh Dinh Province, South Vietnam
 Remains: Body recovered
 Casualty Type: Hostile, died outright
 Casualty Reason: Ground casualty
 Casualty Detail: Gun or small arms fire
 URL: www.VirtualWall.org/dp/PadillaRL01a.htm
 
ON THE WALL: Panel 7E Line 74
 
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Terry Lee Vinge, Specialist Four

 
B CO, 3RD BN, 60TH INFANTRY, 9TH INF DIV, USARV
Army of the United States
Ventura, California
May 07, 1944 to February 26, 1968
TERRY L VINGE is on the Wall at Panel 41E, Line 45
 
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PERSONAL DATA:
 Home of Record Ventura, CA
 Date of birth: 05/07/1944
 
MILITARY DATA:
 Service: Army of the United States
 Grade at loss: E4
 Rank/Rate: Specialist Four
 ID No: 56703987
 MOS/RATING: 11B20: Infantryman
 Length Service: 00
 Unit: B CO, 3RD BN, 60TH INFANTRY, 9TH INF DIV, USARV
 
CASUALTY DATA:
 Start Tour: 09/07/1967
 Incident Date: 02/26/1968
 Casualty Date: 02/26/1968
 Age at Loss: 23
 Location: Phong Dinh Province, South Vietnam
 Remains: Body recovered
 Casualty Type: Hostile, died outright
 Casualty Reason: Ground casualty
 Casualty Detail: Gun or small arms fire
 URL: www.VirtualWall.org/dv/VingeTL01a.htm
 
ON THE WALL: Panel 41E Line 45
 
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Mitchell Blaine Wysel, Private First Class
 
United States Marine Corps
01 October 1950 - 15 June 1969
Ventura, CA
Panel 22W Line 056
 
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PERSONAL DATA
 Home: Ventura, California
 DOB: Sunday, 10/01/1950
 Sex: Male
 Race: Caucasian
 Married? No
 Religion: Protestant
 
MILITARY DATA
 Service: United States Marine Corps
 Comp: Regular
 Grade: E2
 Rank: Private First Class
 ID No: 2497602
 MOS: 0311 - RIFLEMAN
 LenSvc: Less than one year
 Unit:

CASUALTY DATA

 Start Tour: Sunday, 02/23/1969
 Cas Date: Sunday, 06/15/1969
 Age at Loss: 18
 Remains: Body Recovered
 Location: Quang Tri, South Vietnam
 Type: Hostile, Died
 Reason: Multiple Fragmentation Wounds - Ground Casualty
 Last Update: June 1970
 
ON THE WALL: Panel 22W Line 056
 
 
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