Marine Corps Vietnam Tankers Historical Foundation

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Tankers Killed in Action

 

 

MOS 1801

Name

Age

Rank

Unit/Photo*

KIA

Panel

Line

Cotter, Richard Lane 23 2LT   02/10/69 32W 004
Jory, Edward Lewis 30 2LT   08/25/67 25E 043
Marken, John Paul Jr. 26 2LT   01/19/68 34E 079
Reynolds, Richard Peter Jr. 23 2LT   01/20/68 34E 091
Sauer, Philip Howard 24 1LT   04/24/67 18E 081
Schafer, Donald Fred 22 2LT   05/19/67 20E 049

 

MOS 1802

Name

Age

Rank

Unit/Photo*

KIA

Panel

Line

Anderson, Jack Herbert 31 2LT   04/12/67 18E 017
*Camby, Steven Lewis 26 CPT   02/12/67 15E 018
*Dailey, Harold Carl II 21 2LT B, 1st Tanks 08/29/68 46W 062
Decota, Walter Joseph 33 MAJ   08/17/66 10E 015
Dobbin, Louis David 23 1LT   05/18/67 20E 024
Hamilton, Roland Charles 26 1LT   07/22/69 20W 034
Harris, Robert Ernest 37 LTC   11/09/66 12E 047
Hayes, Wayne Michael 23 1LT   07/06/67 23E 018
Kent, Daniel Wilder 24 CPT   01/24/68 35E 023
*Kraus, Ronald Calvin MOS 0130 31 1LT   08/12/65 02E 051
Lia, Nicholas Anthony 23 1LT   02/02/68 36E 077
Rohleder, Donald William 23 1LT PP   10/12/66 11E 069
Schaefer, Charles Harold 24 1LT   08/24/69 19W 109
Warner, Bruce Byerly 23 1LT   03/13/66 06E 002
Williams, Fredrick H JR 24 1LT   05/26/68 65W 002
Wunsch, Michael Charles 25 CPT   07/28/69 20W 068

 

MOS 1811

Name

Age

Rank

Unit/Photo*

KIA

Panel

Line

Bardet, Raymond Frederic 21 PFC   05/28/68 64W 005
Bennett, Anthony Hercules 19 LCPL   08/16/67 24E 117
Bills, Lyle Preston 19 PFC   05/17/68 61E 023
Boswell, Joe Roscoe 28 SSG   01/25/69 34W 074
Bradley, Kennith Ray 22 CPL 3rd Plt. B Co. 1st Tks/* 02/06/68 37E 049
Brice, Robert Kenneth 21 CPL   05/19/67 20E 040
Brittingham, Linden Wayne 19 LCPL   03/01/68 42E 013
*Brown, Joseph Clinton 20 CPL   07/31/66 09E 090
Bush, James Howard 19 PFC   12/18/67 32E 018
Cash, John Harold JR 18 CPL   05/12/68 58E 032
Childers, Estill Lee 21 LCPL   09/24/66 11E 006
*Claypool, George Robert 36 GSGT   08/12/68 49W 051
Conner, Patrick 22 CPL   05/26/67 20E 112
Cook, Dennis Lynn 20 PFC   05/06/68 56E 003
Corsi, Bobby Glynn 24 SGT   08/22/66 10E 026
Couto, Jimmie Michael 23 LCLP   02/13/68 39E 019
Decesaro, Jack JR 20 CPL   02/06/68 37E 053
Dewey, Eric Melvin 20 PFC   07/29/67 24E 020
Dodson, David Paul 19 PFC   01/25/68 35E 031
Dowdell, Stephen 20 PFC   07/28/69 20W 064
Edwards, Robert Theodore 23 PFC   01/13/67 14E 021
*Epps, James 19 PFC   05/15/69 24W 016
Evans, Cliffred Melvin 21 SGT   06/09/68 58W 008

 

MOS 1811

Name

Age

Rank

Unit/Photo*

KIA

Panel

Line

Fahey, William Paul 19 PFC   02/28/67 15E 115
Flanagan, George Francis 29 SSGT 3rd Plt. B Co. 1st Tks/* 01/04/68 33E 035
Flaningam,David Eugene 22 CPL   07/27/67 24E 006
Folkers, La Voughn Herman 34 SGT   02/28/67 15E 119
Furr, James Henry 20 LCPL   05/21/66 07E 095
Garcia, Manuel Mendez JR 19 LCPL   07/29/67 24E 012
Gibson, Cornell Harrison 18 LCLP   03/29/68 46E 062
Golc, Joseph Louis JR 22 PFC   09/11/69 18W 069
*Greene, Ben John 20 SGT 3rd Plt. B Co. 1st Tks/* 05/07/68 56E 024
*Hall, Robert Edward 20 CPL   02/04/68 37E 022
Hallas, Joseph Michael 19 SGT   08/16/67 24E 117
Hill, John Michael 23 SGT   08/22/69 19W 093
Hodges, Wesley Eugene 19 CPL   02/23/68 40E 075
Hulings, Walter Vincent 21 CPL   03/04/67 16E 017
Ingram, Ronald Ernest 19 CPL   07/06/68 53W 027
Jackson, Amil JR 19 CPL   01/25/69 34W 076
James, Ray Don 19 PVT   04/30/68 53E 015
Jansen, Miles Edward 20 LCPL   07/27/67 24E 007
*Jaynes, James Oakley 19 LCPL   04/25/68 52E 006
Johnson, Lee Grant 19 LCPL   07/30/66 09E 089
Keeling, Larry Dewayne 20 CPL   06/09/69 22W 002
Knosky, Ronald Wayne 21 CPL   05/14/67 19E 119

 

MOS 1811

Name

Age

Rank

Unit/Photo*

KIA

Panel

Line

Laidlaw, William Clive 21 CPL   08/18/65 02E 058
Lester, James Leroy 20 PFC   05/08/67 19E 062
Lozenski, Richard Ordell 26 LCPL   05/19/67 20E 046
Ludwig, Raymond James 19 PVT   07/27/67 24E 008
*Lunde, Gregory Howard 21 CPL   02/06/68 37E 061
Matthews, Earl JR 28 SSGT   09/09/66 10E 081
Mc Kee, Thomas Eugene 20 CPL   07/06/67 23E 021
Miller, Douglas J 20 SGT   12/10/66 13E 028
Milos, Joseph Louis 23 PFC   03/05/67 16E 022
Milot,  Larry Joseph 20 LCPL   04/02/68 47E 040
*Minetto, Robert Neil 21 CPL   05/09/68 57E 028
Montano, Anthony 19 PFC   02/16/68 39E 063
Noble, Lewis Raulerson 25 CPL   02/17/68 39E 076
*Obie, Clarence Willis III 20 LCPL   12/22/67 32E 046
Otto, Dale Lester 21 LCPL   05/14/67 19E 120
Parker,  Roger Louis 20 CPL   01/19/67 14E 053
Parrott, Oscar Robert 20 LCPL   05/04/67 19E 040
Penfold, Peter Allan 20 LCPL   10/17/67 28E 029
Peterson,  Dillard Eric 20 LCPL   04/19/68 51E 001
Pifer, Roger Lee 18 PFC   02/20/69 32W 067
*Pignato, Joseph Michael 21 LCPL   11/06/68 39W 029
Rexroat, Terry Lynn 20 PFC   11/26/69 16W 126
Reynolds, Robert Clarence 20 PFC   05/06/67 19E 050
Ritchie, Earnest Dee + 21 SGT   07/17/67 23E 083
Roth, Fred Stewart 19 PFC   05/24/67 20E 097

 

MOS 1811

Name

Age

Rank

Unit/Photo*

KIA

Panel

Line

Schettl, David Leroy 21 LCPL   05/17/68 62E 011
*Schrecongost, Frederic Lee 22 PFC   04/26/69 26W 056
Scisney, Michael Lynn 20 PFC   04/13/67 18E 024
Sefrhans, James 21 Sgt H&S, 1st Tanks 02/06/68 37E 069
Sewell, John Francis JR 35 SGT   09/21/66 10E 130
Simmons, David Leroy 23 SGT   03/16/68 45E 006
Simmons, Nolan Lester 19 LCPL   02/06/68 37E 069
Smith, Richard Robert 20 LCPL   08/16/67 25E 002
Spohn, Kenneth Raymond 21 LCPL   08/16/67 25E 003
Swisher, William Henry 21 PFC   01/10/69 35W 067
Tatum, Harold Dean 35 GSGT   09/21/67 26E 109
Taylor, Robert Allen 20 LCPL   04/13/67 18E 024
Van Cleave, William F 19 PFC   11/26/69 16W 126
Walkley, Robert Mark 21 LCPL   03/24/69 28W 031
Wildman, Richard Lynn 19 PFC   05/20/66 07E 092
Williams, Coleridge JR 27 SSGT   05/24/67 20E 099
Williams, Jimmy Darrell 25 PFC   09/10/67 26E 054
Wilson, James Clair 18 PFC   09/10/67 26E 054
Winckler, Donald Lewis 21 LCPL   05/04/67 19E 042
Wright, Charles Fred 31 SGT   08/23/68 47W 058
Wyatt, Tommy Lloyd 21 CPL   02/22/69 32W 086
*Young, Gary Edward 21 CPL   09/20/67 26E 098
Young, John Edward 19 LCPL   05/08/67 19E 069

 

MOS 2141

Name

Age

Rank

Unit/Photo*

KIA

Panel

Line

Cleveland, David Luhver 21 CPL   05/08/67 19E 056
Corcoran, William Richard 19 CPL   08/17/68 48W 034
Foster, John Michael 23 CPL   03/24/69 28W 023
Gauch, David Alan 21 LCPL   01/14/69 35W 089
*Himes, Bernard Malcolm 18 LCPL   05/17/68 62E 006
Myers, Gordon E 18 CPL   01/25/69 34W 078
Rothhaar, Bruce Lee 19 SGT   05/13/67 19E 112

 

MOS 2149

Name

Age

Rank

Unit/Photo*

KIA

Panel

Line

Ellinger, Franklin Max 27 SSGT   8/12/68 49W 052

 

Corpsman

Name

Age

Rank

Unit/Photo*

KIA

Panel

Line

Balcom, Joel Arnold 22 HM3 B, 1st Tanks 11/03/69 16W 022