I went through Boot Camp with Smith -- Platoon 2093, PI, Graduated on 18 Nov. 1966.
He was awarded the Silver Star.
Thank you Marine for your service
Clifton Bradley Smith
Lance Corporal PERSONAL DATA Home of Record: Midland City, AL Date of birth: 02/23/1946 MILITARY DATA Service: United States Marine Corps Grade at loss: E3 Rank: Lance Corporal ID No: 2287748 MOS: 0351: ANTITANK ASSAULTMAN Length Service: 01 Unit: H CO, 2ND BN, 9TH MARINES, 3RD MARDIV, III MAF CASUALTY DATA Start Tour: 05/06/1967 Incident Date: 11/30/1967 Casualty Date: 11/30/1967 Age at Loss: 21 Location: Quang Tri Province, South Vietnam Remains: Body recovered Casualty Type: Hostile, died outright Casualty Reason: Ground casualty Casualty Detail: Other explosive device URL: www.VirtualWall.org/ds/SmithCB01a.htm ON THE WALL Panel 31E Line 017 THE VIRTUAL WALL ® www.VIRTUALWALL.org
LCPL - E3 - Marine Corps - Regular Length of service 1 years His tour began on May 6, 1967 Casualty was on Nov 30, 1967 In QUANG TRI, SOUTH VIETNAM HOSTILE, GROUND CASUALTY OTHER EXPLOSIVE DEVICE Body was recovered
I was honored to graduate from boot camp at Parris Island in November 1966 with L/Cpl. Smith. Here’s a moment of reflection and thanks from Platoon 2093.
Van K. McCarty