Gary Thomas Walz

    Walz, Gary Thomas, LCpl


    Vietnam War · US Marine Corps · Lance Corporal

    Rank: Lance Corporal
    United States of America
    Birth - 7 Aug 1947
    Birth - 1947
    Wisconsin

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    1955 - 1975 Vietnam War  - Age: 21 years
    Specialty
    Rifleman (USMC)
    Company
    I Co
    Years Served
    1
    Rank
    Lance Corporal
    Regiment
    1st Marines
    Major Command
    1st Mar Div
    Grade
    E3
    Branch
    Marine Corps
    Conflict Period
    Vietnam War
    Battalion
    3rd Bn
    Service Start Date
    12 Oct 1968
    Served For
    United States of America
    Casualty
    Gun, Small Arms Fire
    Recovered
    Hostile, Died of Wounds
    Quang Chau, E of QL# 1
    Enlistment
    Selective Service
    1955 - 1975 Vietnam War
    Conflict Period
    Vietnam War
    Branch
    Marine Corps
    Rank
    Lance Corporal
    Service Dates
    1968 - 1969
    Wall Coordinates
    Panel 25W Line 090
    MOS
    0311-Rifleman
    MOS Group
    03XX-Ground Combat Forces
    served-for
    United States of America

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    Award - 1969  - Age: 21 years
    Purple Heart

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    Award - 1969  - Age: 21 years
    Combat Action Ribbon

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    Award - 1969  - Age: 21 years
    National Defense Service Medal (2001-Pre...

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    Award - 1969  - Age: 21 years
    Vietnam Service Medal

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    Award - 1969  - Age: 21 years
    Vietnam Gallantry Cross Unit Citation

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    Award - 1969  - Age: 21 years
    Vietnam Civil Actions Unit Citation

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    Award - 1969  - Age: 21 years
    Republic of Vietnam Campaign Medal

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    Casualty - 12 May 1969  - Age: 22 years
    Quang Nam
    KIA-Died of Wounds
    Gun, Small Arms Fire

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    Award - 0
    Navy Presidential Unit Citation

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    Award - 0
    Navy Unit Commendation

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    Award - 0
    Navy Meritorious Unit Commendation

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    Award - 0
    Vietnam Service Medal

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    Death - 12 May 1969  - Age: 22 years
    21
    Burial
    Saint Wenceslaus Catholic Church Cemeter...

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    Religion
    Roman Catholic
    Race or Ethnicity
    Caucasian
    Memorial Wall Location: Line
    90
    Memorial Wall Location: Panel
    25W
    Hometown
    Prairie Du Chien, WI
    Gender
    Male
    Full Name
    Gary Thomas Walz
    Marriage
    Married
    Gender
    Male

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