Williams, Lester Jr., SP 4

    Williams, Lester Jr., SP 4


    Vietnam War · US Army

    United States of America
    Birth - 27 Aug 1944
    Birth - 1944
    New Jersey

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    1955 - 1975 Vietnam War  - Age: 24 years
    Rank
    Specialist Fourth Class
    Company
    C Btry
    Battalion
    8th Bn
    Conflict Period
    Vietnam War
    Regiment
    6th Artillery
    Service Start Date
    30 Apr 1968
    Served For
    United States of America
    Years Served
    0
    Posthumous Decoration
    Army Distinguished Service Cross
    Major Command
    1st Inf Div
    Grade
    E4
    Specialty
    Field Artillery Basic (ARMY)
    Branch
    Army
    Casualty - 1 Nov 1968  - Age: 24 years
    Hostile, Died
    Recovered
    FSB Rita
    Gun, Small Arms Fire
    Enlistment
    Selective Service
    1955 - 1975 Vietnam War  - Age: 24 years
    Conflict Period
    Vietnam War
    Branch
    Army
    Rank
    Specialist 4
    Service Dates
    1967 - 1968
    Wall Coordinates
    39W 006
    Status
    USA Active
    MOS
    13A10-Field Artillery Basic
    MOS Group
    FA-Field Artillery (Enlisted)
    served-for
    United States of America

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    Award - 1968  - Age: 23 years
    Army Distinguished Service Cross

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    Award - 1968  - Age: 23 years
    Purple Heart

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    Award - 1968  - Age: 23 years
    Army Commendation Medal

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    Award - 1968  - Age: 23 years
    National Defense Service Medal (2001-Pre...

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    Award - 1968  - Age: 23 years
    Vietnam Service Medal

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    Award - 1968  - Age: 23 years
    Vietnam Service Medal

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    Award - 1968  - Age: 23 years
    Vietnam Gallantry Cross Unit Citation

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    Award - 1968  - Age: 23 years
    Republic of Vietnam Campaign Medal

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    Casualty - 1 Nov 1968  - Age: 24 years
    Tay Ninh
    KIA-Killed in Action
    Gun, Small Arms Fire

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    Death - 1 Nov 1968  - Age: 24 years
    24
    Burial
    Murphy Cemetery

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    Hometown
    Bridgeton, NJ
    Memorial Wall Location: Panel
    39W
    Memorial Wall Location: Line
    6
    Race or Ethnicity
    African-American
    Religion
    Baptist - Other Groups
    Gender
    Male
    Marriage
    Single
    Full Name
    Lester Williams, Jr
    Gender
    Male

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