Van Winkle, Jess H, Jr., SGT

    Van Winkle, Jess H, Jr., SGT


    Vietnam War · US Army · Sergeant

    Rank: Sergeant
    United States of America
    Birth - 31 Mar 1950
    Birth - 1950
    Kansas

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    1955 - 1975 Vietnam War  - Age: 19 years
    Company
    B Btry
    Specialty
    Cook (ARMY)
    Regiment
    21st Artillery
    Battalion
    1st Bn
    Service Start Date
    6 Oct 1968
    Grade
    + E4
    Conflict Period
    Vietnam War
    Rank
    Sergeant
    Years Served
    2
    Branch
    Army
    Major Command
    1st Cav Div
    Served For
    United States of America
    Casualty - 7 Sep 1969  - Age: 19 years
    Recovered
    Artillery, Rocket, Mortar
    Hostile, Died
    Enlistment
    Regular
    1955 - 1975 Vietnam War  - Age: 19 years
    Conflict Period
    Vietnam War
    Branch
    Army
    Rank
    Sergeant
    Service Dates
    1968 - 1969
    Wall Coordinates
    18W 057
    Status
    USA Active
    MOS
    94B20-Food Service Specialist
    MOS Group
    QM-Quartermaster Corps (Enlisted)
    served-for
    United States of America

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    Award - 1969  - Age: 19 years
    Silver Star

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    Award - 1969  - Age: 19 years
    Purple Heart

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    Award - 1969  - Age: 19 years
    Air Medal (Army/Air Force)

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    Award - 1969  - Age: 19 years
    National Defense Service Medal (2001-Pre...

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    Award - 1969  - Age: 19 years
    Vietnam Service Medal

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    Award - 1969  - Age: 19 years
    Vietnam Service Medal

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    Award - 1969  - Age: 19 years
    Vietnam Service Medal

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    Award - 1969  - Age: 19 years
    Vietnam Service Medal

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    Award - 1969  - Age: 19 years
    Vietnamese Civic Action 1st Class

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    Award - 1969  - Age: 19 years
    Vietnam Gallantry Cross Unit Citation

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    Award - 1969  - Age: 19 years
    Vietnam Gallantry Cross Unit Citation

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    Award - 1969  - Age: 19 years
    Republic of Vietnam Campaign Medal

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    Casualty - 7 Sep 1969  - Age: 19 years
    Phuoc Long
    KIA-Killed in Action
    Artillery, Rocket, Mortar

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    Death - 7 Sep 1969  - Age: 19 years
    19
    Burial
    Saint Marys Cemetery

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    Race or Ethnicity
    Caucasian
    Religion
    Roman Catholic
    Hometown
    Junction City, KS
    Memorial Wall Location: Panel
    18W
    Memorial Wall Location: Line
    57
    Gender
    Male
    Full Name
    Jess H VanWinkle, Jr
    Marriage
    Single
    Gender
    Male

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