Vietnam Veterans Memorial of Greater Rochester


Casualties Summaries

Albanese - Cook | Coon - Grassi | Grauert - Lampman | Lane - Papke | Parker - Smallridge | Smith - Zornow


Bollard #: 151
JOHN LEMOINE COON
Air Force - SSGT - E5
Age: 35
Race: Caucasian
Sex: Male
Date of Birth: Oct 6, 1932
From: PHELPS, NY
Religion: ROMAN CATHOLIC
Marital Status: Married

SSGT - E5 - Air Force - Regular
Length of service 12 years
His tour began on Nov 26, 1967
Casualty was on May 23, 1968
In QUANG TRI, SOUTH VIETNAM
Hostile, died while missing, HELICOPTER - CREW
AIR LOSS, CRASH ON LAND
Body was recovered
VVM Panel 66E - Line 7


Bollard #: 226
LARRY IRVING CORNISH
Marine Corps - CPL - E4
Age: 20
Race: Caucasian
Sex: Male
Date of Birth: Aug 30, 1948
From: CANANDAIGUA, NY
Religion: PROTESTANT
Marital Status: Single

CPL - E4 - Marine Corps - Regular
Length of service 2 years
His tour began on Jan 24, 1969
Casualty was on Jul 11, 1969
In THUA THIEN, SOUTH VIETNAM
HOSTILE, GROUND CASUALTY
OTHER EXPLOSIVE DEVICE
Body was recovered
VVM Panel 21W - Line 99


Bollard #: 237
KENNETH DAVID COSTANZA
Marine Corps - PFC - E2
Age: 21
Race: Caucasian
Sex: Male
Date of Birth: Sep 9, 1948
From: ROCHESTER, NY
Religion: ROMAN CATHOLIC
Marital Status: Single

PFC - E2 - Marine Corps - Regular
Length of service 0 years
His tour began on Apr 18, 1969
Casualty was on Sep 24, 1969
In QUANG NAM, SOUTH VIETNAM
HOSTILE, GROUND CASUALTY
OTHER EXPLOSIVE DEVICE
Body was recovered
VVM Panel 17W - Line 5


Bollard #: 212
MICHAEL J COTTERILL
Air Force - A1C - E3
Age: 23
Race:  
Sex: Male
Date of Birth: Nov 1, 1945
From: ROCHESTER, NY
Religion:  
Marital Status: Single

A1C - E3 - Air Force -
Casualty was on Apr 25, 1969
In , THAILAND
NON-HOSTILE
Body was recovered
VVM Panel 26W - Line 44


Bollard #: 51
ELWOOD D COVEY
Marine Corps - SGT - E5
Age: 23
Race: Caucasian
Sex: Male
Date of Birth: Mar 29, 1943
From: NEWARK, NY
Religion: PROTESTANT
Marital Status: Married

SGT - E5 - Marine Corps - Regular
Length of service 3 years
Casualty was on Dec 29, 1966
In QUANG TIN, SOUTH VIETNAM
HOSTILE, GROUND CASUALTY
OTHER EXPLOSIVE DEVICE
Body was recovered
VVM Panel 13E - Line 96


Bollard #: 47
ROGER HERBERT COYE
Army - LTC - O5
Age: 36
Race: Caucasian
Sex: Male
Date of Birth: Aug 26, 1930
From: NORFOLK, NY
Religion:  
Marital Status: Married

LTC - O5 - Army - Regular
1st Infantry Division
Length of service 12 years
His tour began on Aug 15, 1966
Casualty was on Dec 7, 1966
In , SOUTH VIETNAM
Non-Hostile, died of illness/injury, HELICOPTER - CREW
AIR LOSS, CRASH ON LAND
Body was recovered
VVM Panel 13E - Line 18


Bollard #: 162
DAVID CHAUNCEY CRANE
Marine Corps - LCPL - E3
Age: 20
Race: Caucasian
Sex: Male
Date of Birth: Aug 18, 1947
From: ROCHESTER, NY
Religion: ROMAN CATHOLIC
Marital Status: Single

LCPL - E3 - Marine Corps - Regular
Length of service 2 years
His tour began on Mar 28, 1967
Casualty was on Aug 2, 1968
In QUANG NGAI, SOUTH VIETNAM
HOSTILE, GROUND CASUALTY
OTHER EXPLOSIVE DEVICE
Body was recovered
VVM Panel 50W - Line 48


Bollard #: 262
JOHN EDWARD CROWLEY
Army - SP4 - E4
Age: 20
Race: Caucasian
Sex: Male
Date of Birth: Sep 25, 1949
From: WILLIAMSON, NY
Religion: PRESBYTERIAN
Marital Status: Single

SP4 - E4 - Army - Regular
1st Cav Division (AMBL)
His tour began on Aug 10, 1970
Casualty was on Aug 10, 1970
In LZ, LAOS
Hostile, died while missing, HELICOPTER - CREW
AIR LOSS, CRASH ON LAND
Body was recovered
VVM Panel 08W - Line 99


Bollard #: 94
GERALD AUGUSTINE CULHANE
Army - SSGT - E6
Age: 47
Race: Caucasian
Sex: Male
Date of Birth: Jan 16, 1920
From: ROCHESTER, NY
Religion: ROMAN CATHOLIC
Marital Status: Married

SSGT - E6 - Army - Regular
1st Cav Division (AMBL)
Length of service 20 years
His tour began on Jul 14, 1967
Casualty was on Sep 12, 1967
In , SOUTH VIETNAM
NON-HOSTILE, GROUND CASUALTY
HEART ATTACK
Body was recovered
VVM Panel 26E - Line 59


Bollard #: 223
DAVID ALLEN CURTIS
Army - SP4 - E4
Age: 20
Race: Caucasian
Sex: Male
Date of Birth: Mar 23, 1949
From: GREECE, NY
Religion: PROTESTANT
Marital Status: Single

SP4 - E4 - Army - Selective Service
198th Light Infantry Brigade
Length of service 0 years
His tour began on Dec 18, 1968
Casualty was on Jun 16, 1969
In QUANG NGAI, SOUTH VIETNAM
HOSTILE, GROUND CASUALTY
MULTIPLE FRAGMENTATION WOUNDS
Body was recovered
VVM Panel 22W - Line 57


Bollard #: 17
GERALD LEE DAILEY
Army - SP4 - E4
Age: 19
Race: Caucasian
Sex: Male
Date of Birth: Nov 9, 1946
From: SCOTTSVILLE, NY
Religion: PRESBYTERIAN
Marital Status: Married

SP4 - E4 - Army - Regular
173rd Airborne Brigade
Length of service 1 years
His tour began on May 5, 1965
Casualty was on Jan 11, 1966
In , SOUTH VIETNAM
HOSTILE, GROUND CASUALTY
GUN, SMALL ARMS FIRE
Body was recovered
VVM Panel 04E - Line 64


Bollard #: 274
REX MARTIN DANIELS
Army - CPL - E4
Age: 20
Race: Caucasian
Sex: Male
Date of Birth: May 10, 1950
From: WEBSTER, NY
Religion: LUTHERAN & MISSOURI SYNOD
Marital Status: Single

CPL - E4 - Army - Selective Service
101st Airborne Division
His tour began on Jan 15, 1971
Casualty was on Apr 16, 1971
In THUA THIEN, SOUTH VIETNAM
HOSTILE, GROUND CASUALTY
MISADVENTURE
Body was recovered
VVM Panel 04W - Line 128


Bollard #:7
JOHN POWERS DAVIS
Army - SP5 - E5
Age: 30
Race: Caucasian
Sex: Male
Date of Birth: Sep 20, 1934
From: INDIANAPOLIS, IN
Religion: BAPTIST
Marital Status: Single

SP5 - E5 - Army - Regular
Length of service 8 years
His tour began on Sep 16, 1964
Casualty was on Jul 21, 1965
In , SOUTH VIETNAM
Non-Hostile, died of illness/injury, GROUND CASUALTY
ILLNESS, DISEASE
Body was recovered
VVM Panel 02E - Line 42


Bollard #:273
AARON DAVIS
Air Force - A1C - E3
Age: 21
Race: Negro
Sex: Male
Date of Birth: Oct 4, 1949
From: ROCHESTER, NY
Religion:  
Marital Status: Married

A1C - E3 - Air Force - Regular
His tour began on May 16, 1970
Casualty was on Feb 12, 1971
In BINH DINH, SOUTH VIETNAM
HOSTILE, GROUND CASUALTY
OTHER EXPLOSIVE DEVICE
Body was recovered
VVM Panel 05W - Line 98


Bollard #: 108
JERALD FREDERICK DE LOOZE
Army - 1LT - O2
Age: 24
Race: Caucasian
Sex: Male
Date of Birth: Sep 13, 1943
From: PHELPS, NY
Religion: METHODIST
Marital Status: Married

1LT - O2 - Army - Reserve
25th Infantry Division
Length of service 6 years
His tour began on Sep 13, 1967
Casualty was on Dec 14, 1967
In , SOUTH VIETNAM
HOSTILE, GROUND CASUALTY
MULTIPLE FRAGMENTATION WOUNDS
Body was recovered
VVM Panel 31E - Line 91


Bollard #: 127
WILLIAM MARINUS DEVOS
Marine Corps - PFC - E2
Age: 18
Race: Caucasian
Sex: Male
Date of Birth: Apr 28, 1949
From: ROCHESTER, NY
Religion: PROTESTANT
Marital Status: Single

PFC - E2 - Marine Corps - Regular
Length of service 0 years
His tour began on Feb 9, 1968
Casualty was on Feb 18, 1968
In QUANG TRI, SOUTH VIETNAM
HOSTILE, GROUND CASUALTY
GUN, SMALL ARMS FIRE
Body was recovered
VVM Panel 40E - Line 3


Bollard #:253
JAMES CLINTON DE FRANCO
Army - PFC - E3
Age: 19
Race: Caucasian
Sex: Male
Date of Birth: Jun 18, 1950
From: ROCHESTER, NY
Religion: PROTESTANT
Marital Status: Single

PFC - E3 - Army - Regular
1st AVN BDE
Length of service 0 years
His tour began on Jan 12, 1970
Casualty was on Feb 21, 1970
In HUA NGHIA, SOUTH VIETNAM
NON-HOSTILE, GROUND CASUALTY
ACCIDENTAL SELF-DESTRUCTION
Body was recovered
VVM Panel 13W - Line 41


Bollard #: 81
JOHN LEO DENGLER
Army - SP4 - E4
Age: 21
Race: Caucasian
Sex: Male
Date of Birth: Dec 27, 1946
From: ROCHESTER, NY
Religion: ROMAN CATHOLIC
Marital Status: Single

SP4 - E4 - Army - Selective Service
1st Infantry Division
Length of service 1 years
His tour began on Sep 18, 1967
Casualty was on Feb 28, 1968
In BINH DUONG, SOUTH VIETNAM
HOSTILE, GROUND CASUALTY
GUN, SMALL ARMS FIRE
Body was recovered
VVM Panel 41E - Line 63


Bollard #:244
JAMES RICHARD DENNISON
Navy - CDR - O5
Age: 39
Race: Caucasian
Sex: Male
Date of Birth: Feb 28, 1934
From: ROCHESTER, NY
Religion: PROTESTANT
Marital Status: Married

CDR - O5 - Navy - Regular
His tour began on Jan 1, 1968
Casualty was on May 24, 1973
In , NORTH VIETNAM
Hostile, died while missing, FIXED WING - PILOT
AIR LOSS, CRASH ON LAND
Body was not recovered
VVM Panel 33E - Line 12


Bollard #: 135
DAVID JOHN DE RUE
Army - PFC - E3
Age: 20
Race: Caucasian
Sex: Male
Date of Birth: Mar 19, 1947
From: MARION, NY
Religion: PROTESTANT
Marital Status: Single

PFC - E3 - Army - Selective Service
1st Cav Division (AMBL)
Length of service 0 years
His tour began on Apr 21, 1967
Casualty was on Jul 2, 1967
In BINH DINH, SOUTH VIETNAM
HOSTILE, GROUND CASUALTY
GUN, SMALL ARMS FIRE
Body was recovered
VVM Panel 22E - Line 100


Bollard #: 112
REXFORD JOHN DEWISPELAERE
Air Force - CMS - E9
Age: 31
Race: Caucasian
Sex: Male
Date of Birth: Sep 9, 1945
From: PENFIELD, NY
Religion: BAPTIST
Marital Status: Single

CMS - E9 - Air Force - Regular
His tour began on Nov 24, 1969
Casualty was on Apr 6, 1977
In LZ, LAOS
Hostile, died while missing, FIXED WING - CREW
AIR LOSS, CRASH ON LAND
Body was recovered
VVM Panel 16W - Line 116


Bollard #: 41
GARY DEAN DOCTOR
Marine Corps - LCPL - E3
Age: 19
Race: American Indian
Sex: Male
Date of Birth: Dec 12, 1946
From: BASOM, NY
Religion: PROTESTANT
Marital Status: Single

LCPL - E3 - Marine Corps - Regular
Length of service 1 years
Casualty was on Oct 7, 1966
In QUANG TRI, SOUTH VIETNAM
HOSTILE, GROUND CASUALTY
GUN, SMALL ARMS FIRE
Body was recovered
VVM Panel 11E - Line 56


Bollard #: 32
PETER PAUL DOMIANO
Marine Corps - 2LT - O1
Age: 22
Race: Caucasian
Sex: Male
Date of Birth: Oct 18, 1943
From: INDUSTRY, NY
Religion: ROMAN CATHOLIC
Marital Status: Single

2LT - O1 - Marine Corps - Reserve
Length of service 4 years
Casualty was on Jul 1, 1966
In QUANG NAM, SOUTH VIETNAM
HOSTILE, GROUND CASUALTY
OTHER EXPLOSIVE DEVICE
Body was recovered
VVM Panel 08E - Line 115


Bollard #: 199
GERALD JOSEPH DOWNEY
Army - PFC - E3
Age: 19
Race: Caucasian
Sex: Male
Date of Birth: Apr 10, 1949
From: BROCKPORT, NY
Religion: ROMAN CATHOLIC
Marital Status: Single

PFC - E3 - Army - Selective Service
USARV ENG CMD
Length of service 0 years
His tour began on Dec 20, 1968
Casualty was on Jan 8, 1969
In , SOUTH VIETNAM
NON-HOSTILE, GROUND CASUALTY
VEHICLE CRASH
Body was recovered
VVM Panel 35W - Line 54


Bollard #:155
WILLIAM MICHAEL DRAPER
Army - SSGT - E6
Age: 20
Race: Caucasian
Sex: Male
Date of Birth: Sep 3, 1947
From: ROCHESTER, NY
Religion: ROMAN CATHOLIC
Marital Status: Single

SSGT - E6 - Army - Regular
1st Infantry Division
Length of service 1 years
His tour began on Mar 26, 1968
Casualty was on Jun 9, 1968
In BINH DUONG, SOUTH VIETNAM
HOSTILE, GROUND CASUALTY
GUN, SMALL ARMS FIRE
Body was recovered
VVM Panel 58W - Line 7


Bollard #: 46
BRUCE CHALMERS DUCAT
Air Force - MAJ - O4
Age: 25
Race: Caucasian
Sex: Male
Date of Birth: Jun 9, 1941
From: BETHESDA, MD
Religion: METHODIST
Marital Status: Single

MAJ - O4 - Air Force - Regular
His tour began on Dec 2, 1966
Casualty was on Dec 2, 1966
In , NORTH VIETNAM
Hostile, died captured, FIXED WING - PILOT
AIR LOSS, CRASH ON LAND
Body was recovered
VVM Panel 13E - Line 4


Bollard #: 59
RICHARD FRANCIS DUNHAM
Marine Corps - CPL - E4
Age: 22
Race: Caucasian
Sex: Male
Date of Birth: Feb 1, 1945
From: ROCHESTER, NY
Religion: PROTESTANT
Marital Status: Single

CPL - E4 - Marine Corps - Regular
Length of service 3 years
Casualty was on Mar 23, 1967
In QUANG TRI, SOUTH VIETNAM
HOSTILE, GROUND CASUALTY
GUN, SMALL ARMS FIRE
Body was recovered
VVM Panel 17E - Line 28


Bollard #: 122
ARNOLD MAX DURYEA
Army - PFC - E3
Age: 20
Race: Caucasian
Sex: Male
Date of Birth: Aug 7, 1947
From: NUNDA, NY
Religion: PROTESTANT
Marital Status: Single

PFC - E3 - Army - Selective Service
4th Infantry Division
Length of service 0 years
His tour began on Nov 12, 1967
Casualty was on Feb 9, 1968
In QUANG NAM, SOUTH VIETNAM
HOSTILE, GROUND CASUALTY
GUN, SMALL ARMS FIRE
Body was recovered
VVM Panel 38E - Line 48


Bollard #: 4
JOHN E EHRMENTRAUT
Marine Corps - PFC - E2
Age: 19
Race: Caucasian
Sex: Male
Date of Birth: Sep 19, 1945
From: ROCHESTER, NY
Religion: ROMAN CATHOLIC
Marital Status: Single

PFC - E2 - Marine Corps - Regular
Length of service 1 years
Casualty was on Apr 24, 1965
In THUA THIEN, SOUTH VIETNAM
Non-Hostile, died of illness/injury, GROUND CASUALTY
ACCIDENTAL SELF-DESTRUCTION
Body was recovered
VVM Panel 01E - Line 108


Bollard #: 105
THOMAS JANES EKWELL
Marine Corps - LCPL - E3
Age: 19
Race: Caucasian
Sex: Male
Date of Birth: Jun 30, 1948
From: ROCHESTER, NY
Religion: PROTESTANT
Marital Status: Single

LCPL - E3 - Marine Corps - Regular
Length of service 1 years
His tour began on Oct 19, 1967
Casualty was on Nov 30, 1967
In QUANG TRI, SOUTH VIETNAM
HOSTILE, GROUND CASUALTY
GUN, SMALL ARMS FIRE
Body was recovered
VVM Panel 31E - Line 11


Bollard #: 252
RICHARD ELLIOTT
Army - SP5 - E5
Age: 21
Race: Caucasian
Sex: Male
Date of Birth: Aug 19, 1948
From: ELMIRA, NY
Religion: ROMAN CATHOLIC
Marital Status: Single

SP5 - E5 - Army - Regular
Americal
Length of service 2 years
His tour began on Jul 23, 1969
Casualty was on Apr 2, 1970
In QUANG NGAI, SOUTH VIETNAM
HOSTILE, GROUND CASUALTY
OTHER CAUSES
Body was recovered
VVM Panel 12W - Line 79


Bollard #: 100
ELMER EDWARD ELLSWORTH
Marine Corps - PFC - E2
Age: 19
Race: Caucasian
Sex: Male
Date of Birth: Feb 18, 1948
From: SPENCERPORT, NY
Religion: ROMAN CATHOLIC
Marital Status: Single

PFC - E2 - Marine Corps - Regular
Length of service 0 years
His tour began on Sep 23, 1967
Casualty was on Oct 28, 1967
In QUANG NAM, SOUTH VIETNAM
HOSTILE, GROUND CASUALTY
GUN, SMALL ARMS FIRE
Body was recovered
VVM Panel 28E - Line 91


Bollard #: 117
RICHARD EUGENE ENGLE
Army - PFC - E3
Age: 19
Race: Caucasian
Sex: Male
Date of Birth: Apr 29, 1948
From: ALBION, NY
Religion: PROTESTANT
Marital Status: Single

CopyPFC - E3 - Army - Selective Service
1st Cav Division (AMBL)
Length of service 0 years
His tour began on Dec 10, 1967
Casualty was on Feb 2, 1968
In QUANG TRI, SOUTH VIETNAM
HOSTILE, GROUND CASUALTY
GUN, SMALL ARMS FIRE
Body was recovered
VVM Panel 36E - Line 70


Bollard #: 3
RONALD JAMES FEGAN
Navy - ENS - O1
Age: 24
Race: Caucasian
Sex: Male
Date of Birth: Feb 11, 1941
From: BROCKPORT, NY
Religion: PROTESTANT
Marital Status: Single

ENS - O1 - Navy - Reserve
Length of service 1 years
His tour began on Apr 9, 1965
Casualty was on Apr 9, 1965
In , COMMUNIST CHINA
Hostile, died while missing, FIXED WING - CREW
AIR LOSS, CRASH AT SEA
Body was not recovered
VVM Panel 01E - Line 103


Bollard #:236
DAVID THOMAS FELLOWS
Marine Corps - PFC - E2
Age: 23
Race: Caucasian
Sex: Male
Date of Birth: Jun 21, 1946
From: CALEDONIA, NY
Religion: PROTESTANT
Marital Status: Married

PFC - E2 - Marine Corps - Regular
Length of service 3 years
His tour began on Apr 12, 1969
Casualty was on Sep 10, 1969
In QUANG NAM, SOUTH VIETNAM
HOSTILE, GROUND CASUALTY
GUN, SMALL ARMS FIRE
Body was recovered
VVM Panel 18W - Line 64


Bollard #: 163
GEORGE WARREN FISCHER
Army - SP4 - E4
Age: 23
Race: Caucasian
Sex: Male
Date of Birth: Feb 25, 1945
From: HOLLEY, NY
Religion: BAPTIST
Marital Status: Single

SP4 - E4 - Army - Selective Service
1st Cav Division (AMBL)
Length of service 0 years
His tour began on Apr 4, 1968
Casualty was on Aug 3, 1968
In THUA THIEN, SOUTH VIETNAM
Hostile, died of wounds, GROUND CASUALTY
OTHER EXPLOSIVE DEVICE
Body was recovered
VVM Panel 49W - Line 4


Bollard #: 68
ROBERT WALDRON FORBUSH
Army - PFC - E3
Age: 19
Race: Caucasian
Sex: Male
Date of Birth: Feb 5, 1948
From: ROCHESTER, NY
Religion: PROTESTANT
Marital Status: Single

PFC - E3 - Army - Regular
Length of service 1 years
His tour began on Feb 11, 1967
Casualty was on May 3, 1967
In , SOUTH VIETNAM
NON-HOSTILE, GROUND CASUALTY
ILLNESS, DISEASE
Body was recovered
VVM Panel 19E - Line 25


Bollard #: 208
DONALD STEVEN FOREST
Army - CPL - E4
Age: 24
Race: Caucasian
Sex: Male
Date of Birth: Apr 20, 1944
From: ROCHESTER, NY
Religion: PROTESTANT
Marital Status: Married

CPL - E4 - Army - Selective Service
1st Cav Division (AMBL)
Length of service 0 years
His tour began on Nov 6, 1968
Casualty was on Mar 26, 1969
In BINH DUONG, SOUTH VIETNAM
HOSTILE, GROUND CASUALTY
MULTIPLE FRAGMENTATION WOUNDS
Body was recovered
VVM Panel 28W - Line 45


Bollard #:35
ALBERT LEROY FRENCH
Army - FSGT - E8
Age: 38
Race: Caucasian
Sex: Male
Date of Birth: Feb 23, 1928
From: ROCHESTER, NY
Religion: BAPTIST
Marital Status: Married

FSGT - E8 - Army - Regular
1st Cav Division (AMBL)
Length of service 18 years
His tour began on Jun 3, 1966
Casualty was on Aug 10, 1966
In , SOUTH VIETNAM
HOSTILE, GROUND CASUALTY
GUN, SMALL ARMS FIRE
Body was recovered
VVM Panel 09E - Line 122


Bollard #: 227
GEORGE HAROLD FRY
Army - SP4 - E4
Age: 25
Race: Caucasian
Sex: Male
Date of Birth: Nov 7, 1943
From: PAVILION, NY
Religion: PROTESTANT
Marital Status: Married

SP4 - E4 - Army - Selective Service
Length of service 1 years
His tour began on Oct 22, 1968
Casualty was on Jul 11, 1969
In THUA THIEN, SOUTH VIETNAM
HOSTILE, GROUND CASUALTY
DROWNED, SUFFOCATED
Body was recovered
VVM Panel 21W - Line 100


Bollard #: 242
ROBERT NELSON FUNK
Army - SSGT - E5
Age: 24
Race: Caucasian
Sex: Male
Date of Birth: Oct 4, 1945
From: PENFIELD, NY
Religion: BAPTIST
Marital Status: Single

SSGT - E5 - Army - Regular
25th Infantry Division
Length of service 1 years
His tour began on May 12, 1969
Casualty was on Oct 26, 1969
In TAY NINH, SOUTH VIETNAM
Hostile, died of wounds, GROUND CASUALTY
GUN, SMALL ARMS FIRE
Body was recovered
VVM Panel 17W - Line 120


Bollard #: 160
PAUL RICHARD FUSCO
Army - SGT - E5
Age: 21
Race: Caucasian
Sex: Male
Date of Birth: Feb 23, 1947
From: AVON, NY
Religion: ROMAN CATHOLIC
Marital Status: Single

SGT - E5 - Army - Regular
9th Infantry Division
Length of service 2 years
His tour began on Apr 4, 1968
Casualty was on Jul 16, 1968
In VINH LONG, SOUTH VIETNAM
HOSTILE, GROUND CASUALTY
GUN, SMALL ARMS FIRE
Body was recovered
VVM Panel 52W - Line 39


Bollard #: 217
WILLIAM CARL GEARING
Army - SP5 - E5
Age: 20
Race: Caucasian
Sex: Male
Date of Birth: Jul 24, 1948
From: ROCHESTER, NY
Religion: LUTHERAN & MISSOURI SYNOD
Marital Status: Single

SP5 - E5 - Army - Regular
Length of service 0 years
His tour began on Dec 6, 1968
Casualty was on May 19, 1969
In QUANG TIN, SOUTH VIETNAM
HOSTILE, GROUND CASUALTY
ARTILLERY, ROCKET, or MORTAR
Body was recovered
VVM Panel 24W - Line 54


Bollard #:39
JOHN WESLEY GEARY
Marine Corps - LCPL - E3
Age: 22
Race: Caucasian
Sex: Male
Date of Birth: Apr 22, 1944
From: BATAVIA, NY
Religion: PROTESTANT
Marital Status: Single

LCPL - E3 - Marine Corps - Regular
Length of service 2 years
Casualty was on Sep 28, 1966
In QUANG TRI, SOUTH VIETNAM
HOSTILE, GROUND CASUALTY
MULTIPLE FRAGMENTATION WOUNDS
Body was recovered
VVM Panel 11E - Line 25


Bollard #: 202
RONALD JACKSON GEBBIE
Navy - GMG3 - E4
Age: 20
Race: Caucasian
Sex: Male
Date of Birth: Jun 17, 1948
From: ROCHESTER, NY
Religion: PROTESTANT
Marital Status: Single

GMG3 - E4 - Navy - Regular
Length of service 3 years
His tour began on Sep 24, 1965
Casualty was on Feb 27, 1969
In QUANG NAM, SOUTH VIETNAM
Hostile, died while missing, GROUND CASUALTY
ARTILLERY, ROCKET, or MORTAR
Body was recovered
VVM Panel 31W - Line 79


Bollard #: 12
JACK EARL GELL
Army - SGT - E5
Age: 24
Race: Caucasian
Sex: Male
Date of Birth: Nov 30, 1940
From: MONTMORENCI, SC
Religion: EPISCOPAL, ANGLICAN
Marital Status: Married

SGT - E5 - Army - Regular
1st Cav Division (AMBL)
Length of service 6 years
His tour began on Aug 16, 1965
Casualty was on Nov 14, 1965
In , SOUTH VIETNAM
HOSTILE, GROUND CASUALTY
GUN, SMALL ARMS FIRE
Body was recovered
VVM Panel 03E - Line 49


Bollard #: 259
JOHN ALBERT GIOIA
Navy - CN - E3
Age: 21
Race: Caucasian
Sex: Male
Date of Birth: Jun 21, 1948
From: BATAVIA, NY
Religion: ROMAN CATHOLIC
Marital Status: Married

CN - E3 - Navy - Regular
Length of service 2 years
Casualty was on Jun 9, 1970
In QUANG NAM, SOUTH VIETNAM
NON-HOSTILE, GROUND CASUALTY
VEHICLE CRASH
Body was recovered
VVM Panel 09W - Line 33


Bollard #:194
ERNEST JOSEPH GRASSI
Army - SP4 - E4
Age: 21
Race: Caucasian
Sex: Male
Date of Birth: Feb 13, 1947
From: ROCHESTER, NY
Religion: ROMAN CATHOLIC
Marital Status: Single

SP4 - E4 - Army - Selective Service
1st Cav Division (AMBL)
Length of service 1 years
His tour began on May 20, 1968
Casualty was on Dec 9, 1968
In PHUOC LONG, SOUTH VIETNAM
Hostile, died of wounds, GROUND CASUALTY
GUN, SMALL ARMS FIRE
Body was recovered
VVM Panel 37W - Line 74

 

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