Matthew N. Harris

Date of Birth: 04/01/1931
High School: Overbrook High School
Branch of Service: Air Force
Rank: MSGT
Date of Casualty: 05/28/1965
Province of Casualty: Gia Dinh
Philadelphia Memorial Panel: Panel 12
Panel Row: 19

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The career Air Force non-commissioned officer, a 1948 graduate of Overbrook High School, had served in Japan and Morocco, among other places, before being assigned to the 33rd Air Force Dispensary in Vietnam in February 1965. The 34-year-old medical service technician died in Saigon on May 28, 1965. He was survived by his wife and a son.

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