Date of Birth: 03/08/1947
Neighborhood: West Philadelphia
High School: Overbrook High School
Street: Columbia Avenue
Branch of Service: Army
Date of Casualty: 02/20/1968
Province of Casualty: Gia Dinh
Philadelphia Memorial Panel: Panel 24
Panel Row: 8
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The 20-year-old Army private first class was posthumously awarded the Distinguished Service Cross after his death in Vietnam on Feb. 20,1968. Price had attended Overbrook High School before enlisting in the Army and planned to complete his education in the service. The rifleman was assigned to Company C of the 1st Battalion, 28th Infantry, 1st Infantry Division. He was survived by his parents and a brother.