David Flores

Date of Birth: 05/08/1944
Neighborhood: North Philadelphia
High School:
Street: N. 6th Street
Branch of Service: Army
Rank: SGT
Date of Casualty: 03/20/1966
Province of Casualty: My Dien
Philadelphia Memorial Panel: Panel 10
Panel Row: 5

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Flores spent 10 days with his new bride be-fore leaving for Vietnam. "He would be home soon," his wife recalled, "and then we would have another honeymoon, a longer one." Flores was a light weapons infantryman and team leader with Company C of the 2nd Battalion, 502nd Infantry, 1st Brigade, 101st Air-borne Division, he 21-year-old sergeant died on March 20, 1966, near My then, Iwo months before he was to return home. He was survived by his wife, parents and six sisters.

Philadelphia Vietnam Veterans Memorial