Date of Birth: 11/28/1949
Neighborhood: Grays Ferry
High School: South Philadelphia High School
Street: S. Marston St.
Branch of Service: Marine Corps
Date of Casualty: 05/17/1968
Province of Casualty: Quang Nam
Philadelphia Memorial Panel: Panel 29
Panel Row: 8
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The 18-year-old private first class attended South Philadelphia High School before joining the Marine Corps in May 1967. He was a rifleman with Company D of the 1st Battalion, 27th Marines, 1st Marine Division, in Vietnam. He died at the Station Hospital at DaNang on May 17, 1968, of wounds suffered in combat in Quang Nam Province. He was survived by his parents, five brothers and two sisters.