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Casualties from Brevard County

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We have been very liberal in our definition of a Brevard County veteran. Generally, we have listed all the names inscribed on the Memorial Wall, all the names we found listed on official U. S. Government web sites as residents of Brevard County, all those with a hometown located in the county, and all those whose obituary could be found in the local newspapers.

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Berry, Paul L.
Birdsell, Gordon Douglass
Blackburn, David Ray
Brady, James Homer
Brodt, James Henry
Brown, Aubrey Shawn
Brown, Byron Lee
Brown, Norman Dale
Clark, Paul Franklin
Clark, William Stephen
Cox, Lester Wayne
Cummins, Steven Travis
Darby, John Frederick III
Dinkins, Michael Gary
Dubbeld, Orie John, Jr.
Epley, Kenneth Keith
Eubanks, Randolph
Fox, Reinis
Gaylor, Gerald H.
Glenn, Michael O.
Greeson, David Curtis
Greeson, John Egbert
Gunther, John Jacob
Harter, Robert Louis
Hunt, William Howard
Ingram, Elijah
Jackson, Freddie
Mackey, Robert Eugene
March, Frank, Jr.
Martin, John Sanford
Martin, William George
Matejeck, Walter Lawrence
Matthews, Seth Hayden III
McKellips, Randolph Burns
Minear, Mark Wendell
Morgan, Joseph, Jr.
Niedermeyer, John Gary
Pedings, Billy Dean
Pettijohn, James Earl
Richardson, Arphalia L., Jr.

Richardson, Scott Douglas

Richardson, William L., Jr.

Riley, Don Robert
Roberts, Paul Michael
Salmela, Robert Earl
Sater, Reginald Mark
Seitz, Christopher Richard
Smith, William

Straughan, Kelsie
Taylor, Gerald
Thomas, Charles F. IV
Tosh, Brent John
True, Malcolm Roscoe Jr.
Vaughn, John Carl
Walker, James Alfred Jr.

Walters, Frederick, F.
Waterbury, Richard Mead
Whisenant, Perry Shelton
Wynne,Patrick Edward
Young, Roger Lee


 
 

 








Berry, Paul Lloyd


U.S. Army Warrant Officer,

Home of Record: Melbourne, Florida

Died: January 10, 1968 - South Vietnam, Non-hostile wounds

Born: July 6, 1946

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     Obituary

     Military honors at graveside will be performed Tuesday at 4 p.m. at Fountainhead Memorial Park, Palm Bay for Warrant Officer Paul Lloyd Berry, U.S. Army.
        Berry, 21, of 7917 Henry Ave., West Melbourne died Jan 10, in a helicopter crash in Vietnam. He came to South Brevard in 1964 from Delaware. Prior to military service, he attended Brevard Junior College and Stetson University.
        Services will be conducted at Brownlie Funeral Chapel with Bishop Keith D. Chapman officiating.
        Berry is survived by his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Lloyd M. Berry, a brother Randy and sister Debbie of West Melbourne.
        Friends may call at the Funeral home, 210 Palmetto Ave., Melbourne, Monday from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.

        (Published in the newspaper TODAY February 3, 1968 page 3c)

        
    

         

         

       






Birdsell, Gordon Douglas


        Sp. 4 U.S. Army

         Home of Record: Indian Harbour Beach, Florida

        Died: May 4, 1969 - Killed in Action, Dinh Trong, South Vietnam

        Born: March 7, 1948

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Blackburn, David Ray


        1st Lt. U.S. Army

        Hometown: Cocoa Beach, Florida

        Died: November 28, 1967 – Killed in Action, Dinh Tuong, South Vietnam

        Born: June 30, 1944

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Brady, James Homer


        Corporal, U.S. Army

        Hometown: Merritt Island, Florida

        Died: June 1, 1970- South Vietnam, Hostile Action

        Born: December 20, 1948

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        Obituary

        Services for Pfc. James Homer Brady, 21 of 829 Maderine St. Merritt Island, will be held at 2 p.m. Friday at Messiah Evangelical Lutheran Church in Cocoa.
        Survivors include his parents Mr. and Mrs. James H. Brady of Merritt Island and one brother, David Mark Brady, Merritt Island.
        Wylie-Baxley Funeral Home in Cocoa is in charge of the arrangements.

        (Published in the newspaper TODAY June 11, 1970)

      

         

         

         

       






Brodt, James Henry


        Cpt. U.S. Army

        Hometown: Cocoa, Florida

        Died: May 29, 1963 – Killed in Action, South Vietnam

        Born: June 4, 1932

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Brown, Byron Lea


        E2 Marine Corps

        Hometown: Titusville, Florida

        Died: February 9, 1968 – Killed in Action, Thua Thien, South Vietnam

        Born: December 1, 1947

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Brown, Aubrey Shawn


        Pfc. U.S. Army

        Hometown: Cocoa, Florida

        Died: March 3, 1967, South Vietnam Hostile Action

        Born: August 17, 1948

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        Obituary

        Full military honor services for Pfc. Aubrey Brown, 18, a Cocoa serviceman killed in Vietnam last week will be held at 2 p.m. Friday in the Brevard Chapel.
        Brown was killed Friday by the explosion of a Viet Cong land mine.
        Chaplain Henry Quates of Patrick AFB will officiate,. A military guard from Fort Stewart, GA, will also participate.
        Burial will be in the veterans section of Brevard Memorial Park cemetery.
        Brown was the son of Mr. and Mrs. Jesse D. Brown, 308 Prospect St. Cocoa. His death brought to seven the number of Brevard County servicemen killed in the Vietnam war.
        The youth attended Clearlake junior High and Cocoa High Schools where he was a member of art and drams club. He is survived by his parents and sister Rebecca, 15.
        An ironic incident to Brown’s death occurred Friday when a thief apparently burglarized his mother’s purse containing the last five post cards her son had written from Asia.

        ( Published in the newspaper TODAY March 10, 1967)


         

         

       






Brown, Norman Dale


        Sp. 5, U. S. Army

        Hometown: Melbourne, Florida

        Died: June 6, 1969 South Vietnam, Hostile Action

        Born: September 21, 1939

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        Obituary

        A Catholic memorial service for Norman D. Brown, 29, 1605 Seminole Ave., who was killed in Vietnam, will be held at 9:30 a.m. Saturday at the chapel at Patrick AFB.

        Brown was killed while on patrol June 6. He was a native of Monticello, Ill., and moved to South Brevard six years ago. He has been in the Marine Corps six years and in the Army almost three years.

        Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Antoinette Brown; son Patrick, Melbourne; two brothers, David L., West Melbourne, and Gary V. Brown, Alaska; and his parents Mr. and Mrs. Vern Brown; and a sister Mrs. Marian Gladbury, all of Monticello.

        Burial will be in Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Va.

        ( Published in newspaper TODAY June 13, 1969

      

       






Clark, Paul Franklin


        Sp. 4, U.S. Army

        Hometown: Eau Gallie, Florida

        Died: February 23, 1969, Hostile Action

        Born: March 1, 1945

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        Obituary

        Paul Clark Services Wednesday

        Services for Paul Franklin Clark, 23, 1646 Virginia Dr., Eau Gallie, will be conducted at St. Paul’s Methodist Church of Eau Gallie Wednesday at 3:30 p.m. by the Rev. James S. Farr, assisted by Rev. J. Robert Miller.

        Clark, an Army Spec.4 who was killed in action in Vietnam Feb. 23, will be buried in Florida Memorial Gardens.

        He was a graduate of the class of 1963 at Melbourne High and attended Brevard Junior College and received a degree in business administration in 1968 from the University of Florida.

        He was a member of the Methodist faith, American Legion Post 163 of Eau Gallie and while at Melbourne High, Clark was active in student government, the Wheel club and the track team. He was also a swimming instructor for the South Brevard YMCA.

        Suvivors include his father , Wendell Clark in Washington; his mother, Mrs. Beryl Cook of Eau Gallie; two brothers, James C., a student of University of Florida and Carl S. Clark, in the U.S. Marines; a sister, Mrs. Wendy McGowan of Eau Gallie, and grandparents in New Hampshire and Gainsville.

        Friends may call at the Davis Funeral Home Tuesday, 2-9 p.m. Donations in lieu of flowers may be sent to the Paul F. Clark Memorial Fund at First National Bank of Eau Gallie.

        ( Published in the newsaper TODAY March 4, 1969 page 3c)

         


        He wasn’t a Senator’s Son

        Remembering The draft and Paul Franklin Clark, Friend and Soldier

        ( Sheree Shataky, Guest Columist. Shataky is a business owner and free-lance writer who lives in Melbourne)

        Paul Clark taught me to swim at the Eau Gallie YMCA.

        I was just a kid, maybe seven years old.

        In my mind’s eye, I see Paul tanned, hair bleached Florida blonde, with an easy smile, often flashed to reassure nervous young moms seated poolside, that yes, he could bob and float their kids to personal water safety.

        Paul was a natural born kid magnet.

        During free swim afternoons, when neighborhood kids hit the pool to escape the brutal heat, the teenager met us at the gate, greeting each of us by name.

        But if caught running on the slippery concrete pool deck, one shrill blast of the whistle from Paul would screech a kid to an instant halt.

        Summers came and went. Tadpoles became minnows and before too long, Paul’s kids evolved into adept swimmers.

        YMCA swim patches sewn to our suits delineated the ranks to Swim Hall of Fame accomplishment-Fish, Flying Fish, Shark and Porpoise.

        The truly motivated aspired to Junior Lifeguard and with passage of the class, dived into the ultimate swim status for a kid, Senior Lifeguard, the level that with successful completion graduated a new generation of Pauls.

        Paul was still around.

        We caught his wave and hello every now and then, but his sighting grew less frequent around the Y.

        One day we heard Paul was headed for Vietnam.

        He lasted two months.

        Paul died Feb. 23, 1969 at Binh Duong, South Vietnam.

        Ground casualty, small arms fire.

        His body was recovered and shipped home.

        Paul Franklin Clark was 23 years old.

        I visited the Vietnam War Memorial many years ago in search of Paul. As I ran my fingers across his name etched into the black marble, I remember the confident grin of the young man from so many years ago.

        The water splashes, the smell of chlorine tickles my nose and Paul’s whistle blasts once more, demanding attention.

        Stop before you hurt yourself.

        U.S. Rep. Charles Rangel’s proposal to regarding reinstatement of the military draft blasts my mental whistle.

        His views that Congress would be less likely to send young people to war if their own kids had to serve simply holds no water.

        I recall "deferment" back in the day.

        College students were typical of those who took advantage of deferment.

        If a young man was unlucky enough to have his birthday drawn early in the Vietnam draft lottery and unable to claim deferment, with almost certainty that meant he was headed out.

        Of course, politicians pulled strings for their own kids.

        If you have the dough, you don’t have to go.

        Such unspoken "policy" would certainly resume with a reinstated draft.

        Our local YMCA closed many years ago. The main building is now the home to various businesses.

        The pool remains on the grounds, cloaked from view by years of Florida scrub gone wild, tangled and woven through the bowed chain link.

        Only those who swam their 1960s summers away know the pool is even still there.

        Out by the front gate, hidden in the weeds, lies a small concrete marker, a tribute to Paul Clark and his service to the YMCA.

        We will never forget.

        (Published in the newspaper FLORIDA TODAY December 3, 2006)

       

         

         

       






Clark, William Stephen


        Corporal, U.S. Marines

        Hometown: Eau Gallie, Florida

        Died: July 28, 1968, South Vietnam, Non-hostile Action

        Born: November 7, 1946

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        Obituary

        Funeral Services for Marine Lance Cpl. William Stephen Clark, 21, of Eau Gallie, who was killed in Vietnam, will be held at Harbor City Baptist Church at 2 p.m. Saturday with Rev. Jim Wade officiating.

        Clark was killed near Da Nang on July 28. Burial will be in Eau Gallie Cemetery with the U.S. Marine Corps providing military honors at graveside.

        Clark , on his second tour of duty in Vietnam, had earned a Presidential Citation, the Purple Heart and 21 air medals.

        He is survived by his parents, Eau Gallie Councilman and Mrs. Bill D. Clark; two sisters, Nancy Clark and Dee Clark, all of Eau Gallie.

        Friends may call at the Davis Funeral Home Friday 2-9 p.m.

        (Published in the newspaper TODAY August 8, 1968 page 3c)

     

         

         

       







         

       






Cox, Lester Wayne


        Pfc. U.S. Army

        Hometown: Cocoa, Florida

        Died: May 9, 1968, South Vietnam, Hostile Action

        Born: February 18, 194

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        Obituary

        Services for Pfc. Lester Wayne Cox, son of Mr. and Mrs. Lester Cox of Cocoa, will be held Thursday at 2:30 p.m. in the chapel of Wylie Baxley Funeral Home with Elder L. D. Nichols, pastor of the Seventh Day Adventist Church of Cocoa officiating.

        Burial will be at the Fort Christmas Cemetery (between Orlando and Titusville) with military honors.

        Pvt. Cox was killed in action in Vietnam May 9.

        (Published in the newspaper TODAY May 22, 1968, page 3C)

       

         

         

       






Cummins, Steven Travis


        Sgt. U.S. Army

        Hometown: Eau Gallie, Florida

        Died: July 12, 1969

        Born: November 25, 1948

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        Obituary

        Funeral services for Army Sgt. Steven Travis Cummins of Eau Gallie, who was killed in Vietnam July 12, will be held at Brownlie Funeral Home Chapel in Melbourne Tuesday at 4 p.m.

        Burial will follow in Brevard Memorial Park with the Rev. W.T. Jones conducting the service.

        Sgt. Cummins, who was a native of Vincennes, Ind. was graduated from Eau Gallie High School in 1966.

        Surviving are his wife, Kathryn of Eau Gallie; his parents Mr. and Mrs. Travis Cummins of Eau Gallie; a sister Mrs. Georgann Troglin of Eau Gallie; a sister, Miss Robin Cummins of Eau Gallie; and grandmother, Mrs. Anna Adkerson of Merritt Island.

        Friends may call at the funeral home Sunday and Monday 5-7 p.m.

        (Published in the newspaper TODAY July 19, 1969 page 3b)

      

         

         

       






Darby, John Frederick III


        2 Lt. U.S. Army

        Hometown: Titusville, Florida

        Died: January 31, 1969 – Killed in Action, Dinh Tuong, South Vietnam

        Born: December 27, 1944

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Dinkins, Michael Gary


        Pfc. Marine Corps

        Hometown: Titusville, Florida

        Died: February 21, 1969 –Killed in Action, Quang Tri , South Vietnam

        Born: September 3, 1950

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Dubbeld, Orie John Jr
.

        1st LT. U.S. Army

        Hometown: Cocoa Beach, Florida 

Born: November 29, 1948

        Died: March 3, 1971 – Killed in Action KonTum, South Vietnam

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Epley, Kenneth Keith


        Sp. 5 U.S. Army

        Hometown: Satellite Beach, Florida

        Died: February 13, 1972, South Vietnam, Non-Hostile

        Born: February 11, 1949

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        Obituary

        Services for Kenneth Keith Epley, 20, 351 Coral Reef Dr., Satellite Beach, will be conducted at United Methodist Church of Satellite Beach at 10:30 a.m. Thursday by Rev. Leroy p. Gwaltway.

        U.S. Army Spec. 4 Epley died April 28 while stationed in the Mekong Delta area in Vietnam. He was found dead in bed. Results of an autopsy have not been received.

        A native of Asheville, N.C. he came to Satellite Beach in 1960 from Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. He was a 1967 graduate of Satellite Beach High School and was active on the school baseball team. He was attending Brevard Junior College when he was inducted into the Army in February 1968.

        He was a member of the United Methodist Church of Satellite Beach.

        Survivors include his parents, Mr. and Mrs. J. Kenneth Epley, Satellite Beach; brother Kirk L. Epley, Satellite Beach; sister Mrs. Ginger Bourgeois, Merritt Island, and grandparents in Asheville, N.C.

        ( Published in the newspaper TODAY May 7, 1969 page 3b.)

       

         

       






Eubanks, Randolph


        Sp. 4 U.S. Army

        Hometown: Cocoa, Florida

        Died: February 2, 1969 Killed in Action, Tay Ninh, South Vietnam

        Born: April 12, 1948

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Fox, Reinis


        Warrant Officer, U.S. Army

        Hometown: Merritt Island , Florida

        Died: October 6, 1968, South Vietnam, Hostile Action died of wounds.

        Born: December 20, 1946

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        Obituary

        Memorial services for Army Warrant Officer Reinie Fox will be held Sunday at 2 p.m. in the Capehart Chapel at Patrick AFB.

        Fox, the son of Col. And Mrs. Lynwood C. Fox of West View Lane, Cocoa Beach, was killed recently in Vietnam.

        Burial will be in Arlington National Cemetery the latter part of October.

        ( Published in the newspaper TODAY October 17, 1968 page 3c)

       

         

       






Gaylor, Gerald H.

        SSG. U. S. Army

        Hometown: Melbourne, Florida

        Died: January 22, 1966 Killed in Action, South Vietnam

        Born: August 5, 1930

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Glenn, Michael O'Roy.


        Corporal, U.S. Marines

        Hometown: Indialantic, Florida

        Died: January 16, 1968, South Vietnam, Hostile Action, died of wounds.

        Born: September 28, 1948

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        Obituary

        Funeral services for Marine Corporal Michael O. Glenn, 19, will be held at 4 p.m. Saturday at the Brownlie Funeral Chapel with the Rev. Joseph E. Falkner officiating. Burial will be at Melbourne Cemetery, where members of the Marine Corps will furnish military honors at the graveside.

        Corporal Glenn sustained wounds Jan 12 while on patrol near Quang Nam, Vietnam. He died Jan 16 in a Saigon hospital.

        He attended Southwest Junior High and Melbourne High School before joining the Marines in November, 1965. He was sent to Vietnam last April.

        A native of Virginia, Corporal Glenn was active in Little League, Pony League, and City league sports here before enlisting.

        Surviving are his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Joseph C. Glenn Sr. of 134 Michigan Ave., Indialantic. He also leaves five brothers, Joseph, Harold, Richard, Ronald, and Kevin, all at home. Also surviving are an uncle, Leon F. Fesperman of Melbourne Beach, and his fiancée, Miss Martha Clarke of West Melbourne.

        Friends may call at the Brownlie Funeral Home from 5-9 p.m. Friday.

        ( Published in the newspaper TODAY January 26, 1968 page 3c)

       

         

       






Greeson, David Curtis


        Warrant Officer U.S. Army

        Hometown: Melbourne, Florida

        Died: November 7, 1969, South Vietnam, Hostile Action

        Born: June 15, 1948

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        Obituary

        Military services rites will be conducted at Brownlie Funeral Chapel in Melbourne Thursday at 2 p.m. for Army Warrant Officer David C. Greeson, 21, of 139 Gray Road, West Melbourne.

        Surviving are his parents Mr. and Mrs. Charles E. Greeson of West Melbourne; two brothers, Lewis and Charles III, both of West Melbourne; two sisters, Brenda Greeson of West Melbourne and Mrs. Patricia Swearingen of Miami; and a grandmother, Mrs. Edith Greeson of Cocoa.

        ( Published in the newspaper TODAY November 18, 1969 page 3b)

    

         

       






Greeson, John Egbert

Obituary
        Sp. 5, U.S. Army

        Hometown: Melbourne, Florida

        Died: July 22, 1968, South Vietnam, Hostile Action

        Born: December 7, 1949

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        Obituary

        Funeral services for Army Spec. 5 John E. Greeson will be held at Brownlie Funeral Home at 2 p.m. Wednesday with a military chaplain officiating.

        Burial will be in Florida Memorial Garden. Military honors will be furnished at Graveside by Army personal from Ft. Steward, Ga.

        Greeson , 19, 136 Gray Rd., West Melbourne, was killed last week in Vietnam.

        He came to South Brevard in 1962 from Burlington, N.C. and was a member of the Methodist Church.

        He is survived by his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Charles Greeson, two brothers Charles and Lewis, and two sisters, Patricia and Brenda, all of West Melbourne.

        Friends may call at the funeral home Tuesday from 5-9 p.m.

        ( Published in the newspaper TODAY July 30, 1968 page 3c)

       

         

       






Gunther, John Jacob


        Sergeant, U.S. Army

        Hometown: Melbourne, Florida

        Died: March 14, 1968, South Vietnam, Hostile Action

        Born: December 10, 1947

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        John Jacob Gunther, 20, killed in Vietnam, will be buried Saturday in Florida Memorial Gardens with full military honors furnished by army personal from Fort Stewart, Ga.

        Gunther, 7661 N. Northwest Oak St., Melbourne, was a paratrooper with the 173rd Airborne.

        Mass will be said at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church at 10 a.m.

        Saturday with the Rev. Peter C. Dolan officiating.

        Gunther was a member of the church, a graduate of Melbourne High School, class of 1965, and enlisted in the Army a month after graduation.

        He attained the rank of sergeant.

        Gunther is survived by his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Jacob J. Gunther, brothers William and Gerard and sister Miss Marie Gunther, all at home.

        Friends will be received at Brownlie Funeral Home Thursday and Friday from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.

        ( Published in the newspaper TODAY April 5, 1968 page 3c)


         

       






Harter, Robert Louis


        Sgt. U.S. Army

        Hometown: Palm Bay, Florida

        Died: March 2, 1969 Killed in Action Hua Nghia, South Vietnam

        Born: June 14, 1947

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Hunt, William Howard


        2nd Lt. U. S. Marines

        Hometown: Merritt Island, Florida

        Died: February 25, 1969 Killed in Action Quang Tri, South Vietnam

        Born: November 6, 1946

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Ingram, Elijah


        Pfc. U.S. Army

        Hometown: Cocoa, Florida

        Died: June 19, 1969, South Vietnam , Hostile Action, died of wounds.

        Born: June 12, 1949

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        A formal military funeral for a Brevard youth who was killed in action in Vietnam will be conducted at 1 p.m. Sunday at Edison, Ga.

        The youth, Elijah Ingram, 20 died from wounds he received in an enemy attack on an American landing zone in South Vietnam.

        The son of Mrs. Louise Whisonant, 120 Factory Road, Cocoa, Ingram was a 1967 graduate of Monroe High School in Cocoa. He had lived in Cocoa 10 years, coming from Edison.

        The Waters- Ester Funeral Home is in charge.

        ( Published in the newspaper TODAY July 6, 1969 page 3b)


         

       






Jackson, Freddie

        Sp. 4 U.S. Army

        Hometown: Cocoa, Florida

        Died: May 10, 1972, Non-Hostile, air crash, Bien Hoa, South Vietnam

        Born: February 14, 1944

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Straughan, Kelsie D. Jr.


        2nd Lt. U.S. Marine Corps

        Hometown: Indialantic, Florida

        Died: June 3, 1967 Killed in Action, Quang Tin, South Vietnam

        Born: July 7, 1943

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Mackey, Robert Eugene


        Corporal, U.S. Army

        Hometown: Cocoa, Florida

        Died: September 9, 1968, South Vietnam, Hostile Action

        Born: November 14, 1947

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        Services for Army Cpl. Robert Eugene Mackey, 30, of Cocoa, who was killed in Vietnam Sept.7, will be held at 2 p.m.. Monday at the Garden Chapel Funeral Home, Orlando.

        Cpl. Mackey, of 316 Pine Ave, was a resident of Cocoa 18 years. He was employed by IBM at Cape Kennedy before going in the Army.

        Cpl. Richard Doss of Cocoa has been granted special leave to act as escort from Dover Air Force Base, Delaware, to McCoy Air Force Base, Orlando.

        Burial will be in Florida Memorial Gardens, south of Rockledge.

        Cpl. Mackey was born in Astabula, Ohio. A graduate of Fletcher Academy, Fletcher, N.C., he was a member of the Seventh Day Adventist Church.

        Survivors include his mother, Mrs. Genvieve A. Mackey, Orlando; father Robert J. Mackey, Cocoa; maternal grandfather George Smith in Geneva, Ohio; a brother, Ronald A. Mackey of Orlando; sisters, Dorthy L. Mackey of Orlando and Mrs. Ben (Dito) Thomas, of St. Petersburg.

        ( Published in the newspaper TODAY September 15, 1968 page 3c)


         

         

         

       






March, Frank Jr.


        Sp. 4 U.S. Army

        Hometown: Cocoa, Florida

        Died: May 22, 1968- Hostile died of wounds, Thua Thien, South Vietnam

        Born: February 13, 1948

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Martin, John Sanford


        1st Lt. U. S. Army

        Hometown: Oklawaha, Marion County, Florida

        Died: October 8, 1967 Non-Hostile, Missing, South Vietnam

        Born: February 26, 1944

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Martin, William George


        Pfc. U.S. Army

        Hometown: Titusville, Florida

        Died: October 16, 1968, South Vietnam, Hostile Action

        Born: March 16, 1948

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        Funeral services with full Military honors for William George Martin will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at Smith Funeral Chapel in Titusville, Rev. Joseph E. Boatwright, pastor, Mims Baptist Church officiating.

        Martin, 20, a soldier who died in Vietnam, is survived by his widow, Rosemary Martin, Sanford; a son Chance Waring; parents, Mr. and Mrs. Wallace Martin, Titusville; and grandmother, Katherine Dolan, Cumberland, Maryland.

        ( Published in the newspaper TODAY October 26, 1968 page 3c)

     

         

      






 Matejeck, Walter Lawrence

        Pfc. U.S. Marine Corps

        Hometown: Cocoa, Florida

        Died: December 4, 1967 Killed in Action, Quang Nam, South Vietnam

        Born: December 10, 1947

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McKellips, Randolph Burns


        Sgt. E5 U. S. Army

        Hometown: Cocoa Beach, Florida

        Died: February 23, 1971 Killed in Action, Long Khanh, South Vietnam

        Born: December 24, 1950

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Matthews, Seth Hayden III


        Sp. 4 U.S. Army

        Hometown: Merritt Island, Florida

        Died: October 23, 1969, South Vietnam, Hostile Action

        Born: August 14, 1947

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        Services for Seth H. Matthews III will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday in the chapel of Wylie-Baxley Funeral Home, Cocoa. Pastor Bruce Summerfield of Faith Lutheran Church , Merritt Island will officiate.

        Matthews, 22, of 305 Neetile Blvd., Merritt Island, was killed Oct. 23 while serving in Vietnam.

        He is survived by his parents Mr. and Mrs. Seth Matthews Jr., one brother, Marc D., all of Merritt Island, and one sister, Mrs. Annice Ellis, of Dallas Tex.

        Friends may call at the funeral home from 2-4p.m Sunday and from 7-9 p.m. Monday. Burial will be at Florida Memorial Gardens with military graveside services.

        ( Published in the newspaper TODAY November 1, 1969 page 3b)

         

  

         

       






Minear, Mark Wendell


        Warrant Officer, U.S. Army

        Hometown: Merritt Island, Florida

        Died: August 29, 1970, Hostile Action

        Born: September 23, 1948

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Morgan, Joseph Jr.


        Sp 4 U.S. Army

        Hometown: Eau Gallie, Florida

        Died: December 18, 1967 Non- Hostile, Suicide

        Born: March 18, 1946

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Niedermeyer, John Gary

        Sp. 4, U.S. Army

        Hometown: Eau Gallie, Florida

        Died: May 13, 1968, South Vietnam, Hostile, died Missing

        Born: November 24, 1944

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        E. G. GI Killed in Action

        Betty Niedermeyer, after less than a month of marriage, waved goodbye to her soldier husband last October. Friday, the Army reported the 23 year old private from Eau Gallie was killed in action. Niedermeyer was killed in heavy fighting in the Mekong Delta area.

        He is the son of Mr. and Mrs. John Niedermeyer.

        His mother has been a city clerk of Eau Gallie for 16 years.

        The flag at City Hall will be flown at half-staff for a week in honor of the Melbourne High graduate.

        His wife has been living with the Niedermeyers since her husband left for Vietnam.

        ( Published in the newspaper TODAY on January 13, 1968 page 1c)

       

         

         

       






Pedings, Billy Dean


        Chief Warrant Officer, U.S. Army

        Hometown: Rockledge, Florida

        Died: June 15,1971, South Vietnam, Hostile Action

        Born: March, 21, 1948

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        Services for Army CWO 2 Billy Dean Pedings, 23, of 125 W. Pasco Lane, Cocoa Beach, will be conducted at 10 a.m. Monday at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Rockledge.

        He was killed in action June 15 in Vietnam. He was a South Carolina native and an area resident for 10 years. He was a pilot with the Army.

        Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Angela T. Pedings, one daughter, Laura A. Pedings, Cocoa Beach; one brother, Donald R. Pedings, Norman, Okla.; one sister, LaDonna Pedings, Cape Canaveral; his father, William T. Pedings, Norman, Okla.; and his mother, Mrs. Peggy Bird, Cape Canaveral.

        Wylie-Baxley funeral Home, Cocoa, is in charge of arrangements.

        ( Published in the newspaper TODAY June 25, 1971 page 3b)

       

         

         

       






Pettijohn, James Earl


        Pfc. U.S. Marines

        Hometown: Eau Gallie, Florida

        Died: October 19, 1969, South Vietnam, Non-hostile action, ILL, Injuries

        Born: September 26, 1950

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        Obituary

        PFC James E. Pettijohn, 19, U.S. Marines Corps, son of Mr. and Mrs. Newton S. Pettijohn Jr. of 390 Poinciana Drive Eau Gallie, died aboard the U.S. Naval Hospital Ship USS Repose on Oct. 19, the Defense Department has announced.

        He had enlisted in the Marine Corps and went on active duty in December 1968.

        He was a graduate of Eau Gallie High School in 1968 and had attended Brevard Junior College for one year prior to his enlistment.

        Surviving, in addition to his parents, are three sisters, Mrs. Janice Toothman, Eau Gallie, Mrs. Jane Szlist, Melbourne, and Mrs. Jackie Gloger, Lee Hall, Va.; grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Newton S. Pettijohn Sr., Flora Park and Mr. and Mrs. Earl Trember, Eau Gallie.

        Funeral services are incomplete and will be announced at a later date by Davis Funeral Home of Eau Gallie.

        ( Published in the newspaper TODAY October 22, 1969 page 3b )

       

         

         

       






Richardson, Arphalia L. Jr
.

        Pfc. U.S. Marine Corps

        Hometown: Melbourne, Florida

        Died: December 27, 1967 Killed in Action, Quang Tri, South Vietnam

        Born: February 20, 1949

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Richardson, Scott Douglas


        PFC. U.S. Marines

        Hometown: Melbourne, Florida

        Died: April 30, 1967, South Vietnam, Hostile Action

        Born: March 5, 1948

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        Marine PFC. Scott Richardson, 19, killed April 30 in Vietnam, will be buried Saturday with full military honors in Melbourne Cemetery.

        Richardson, son of Mr. and Mrs. Donald Richardson, 698 Minton Rd. West Melbourne, was killed near the demilitarized zone dividing North and South Vietnam. He was a 1966 graduate of Melbourne High School.

        Services will be 2 p.m. Saturday in Brownlie Funeral Chapel with the Rev. Monroe Hatch, pastor of First Methodist Church of Melbourne, officiating.

        A Marine Corps unit will attend services and conduct the burial.

        ( Published in the newspaper TODAY May 12, 1968 page 3c)

       

         

         

       






Richardson, William L. Jr.


        Maj. U.S. Air Force

        Hometown: Cocoa, Florida

        Died: April 2, 1966 Hostile Action Missing, Vinh Long, South Vietnam

        Born: December 7, 1928

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Riley, Don Robert


        Sp. 4 U.S. Army

        Hometown: Eau Gallie, Florida

        Died: March 10, 1970, South Vietnam, Hostile Action

        Born: November 18, 1947

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        Obituary

        Army Spec. 4 Don Robert Riley, 22, 1414 Hillcrest Drive, Melbourne, has been killed in action in South Vietnam.

        The 1966 graduate of Eau Gallie High School had been in the army since April 1969, and had been in South Vietnam five months.

        Funeral arrangements are incomplete, and will be announced later by the Davis Funeral Home of Melbourne.

        Survivors include his mother, Mrs. Helen Livingston, Melbourne; his father Don P. Riley, St. Cloud; sister Miss Denise Ann Riley Melbourne, a grandmother and an aunt.

        ( Published in the Florida TODAY March 15, 1970 page 3b.)

         
        Don Riley Rites Wednesday

        Services for Army Spec. 4 Don Robert Riley, 22, of Melbourne will be held at Davis funeral Home in Melbourne.

        He was killed in Vietnam March 10.

        Military rites will follow at Florida Memorial Gardens.

        Mr. Riley lived at 1414 Hillcrest Drive.

        Surviving are his father, Don Riley of St. Cloud; his mother Mrs. Helen Livingston, Melbourne; a sister, Miss Denise Ann Riley of Melbourne; and a grandmother and an aunt from out of state.

        ( Published in the newspaper TODAY March 17, 1970 page 3b)

      

         

         

         

       






Roberts, Paul Michael


        Pfc. U.S. Army

        Hometown: Melbourne Beach, Florida

        Died: August 15, 1969, Non-Hostile – Other, Accident

        Born: August 2, 1950

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Salmela, Robert Earl


        Corporal, U.S. Army

        Hometown: Eau Gallie, Florida

        Died: May 13, 1968, South Vietnam, Hostile Action, died of wounds.

        Born: May 17, 1946

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        Funeral services for Cpl. Robert Earl Salmela will be held at 2 p.m., Wednesday at Sebastian Methodist Church in Sebastian.

        Cpl. Salmela was killed in Vietnam May 13. Burial will be in Sebastian with Rev. Lewis C. Gerthardt officiating.

        Cpl. Salmela 21, lived at Sarno Rd., Eau Gallie. A native of West Palm Beach, he came to South Brevard in 1947. He was a graduate of Eau Gallie High School and attended Brevard Junior College.

        Surviving are his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Jack Salmela, and a brother William Jack and a sister Linda Joy, all of Eau Gallie. He also leaves his grandmother, Mrs. Saimi Salmela and grandfather George Florschutz, both of Sebastian.

        Friends may call at the Brownlie Funeral Home in Melbourne from 5-9 p.m. Tuesday.

        ( Published in the newspaper TODAY May 28, 1968 page 3c)

       

         

         

       






Sater, Reginald Mark


        Pfc. U.S. Marines

        Hometown: Eau Gallie, Florida

        Died: August 10, 1969, South Vietnam, Hostile Action

        Born: January 22, 1950

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        Funeral services for Pfc. Mark Sater, U.S. Marine Corps, of 1966 Adams St., Eau Gallie, will be conducted at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at the Emanual United Methodist Church of Eau Gallie, by the Rev. Oliver F. Tayleo and Rev. H.W. Parker.

        The USMC will furnish graveside military honors at Fountainhead Memorial Park.

        Pfc. Sater was killed in action in South Vietnam Aug 10. He enlisted in the Marines Corps in September 1968 and had been in Vietnam, for two months.

        A native of Toledo, Ohio he came to Eau Gallie in 1959. He was a member of the Emanuel Methodist Church and past president of the Methodist Youth Fellowship.

        He was graduated from Eau Gallie High School in 1968, where he had been active in football, Key Club, Junior Exchange, and many other school activities.

        Surviving are his parents Mr. and Mrs. W. A. "Bill" Sater, Eau Gallie, four brothers, Randy K., Brain, Bradley N. and Douglas A. Sater, all of Eau Gallie; a sister Miss Dawn A. Sater, Eau Gallie; grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Ernest G. Kupfer, Venice, and Mrs. Doris Sater of Bradenton.

        Friends may call at the Davis Funeral Home from 2p.m. until 9p.m. Tuesday.

        ( Published in the newspaper TODAY August 19, 1969 page 3b)

    

         









         

       






Seitz, Christopher Richard


        Sp. 5, U.S. Army

        Hometown: Satellite Beach, Florida

        Died: February 13, 1972, South Vietnam, Non-Hostile, Died Missing.

        Born: June 21, 1951

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        Requiem mass for Christopher "Ricky" Seitz, 20 of 407 Atlantis Dr. Satellite Beach, will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Friday at the Patrick AFB chapel. He died Feb13, in an airplane accident while on a military mission in the South China Sea off the coast of Vietnam.

        Survivors include his parents, Mr. and Mrs. William Seitz, Satellite Beach; four sisters, including Mrs. Bridegtt DeMoss, Rebecca and Cynthia Seitz, all of Satellite Beach; and maternal grandparents, out of the county. Brevard Funeral Home South, Melbourne, is in charge of arrangements.

        ( Published in the newspaper TODAY March 1, 1972)

       

         

         

       






Smith, William


        Cpl. U.S. Army

        Hometown: Satellite Beach, Florida

        Died: February 5, 1970 Killed in Action, Binh Dinh, South Vietnam

        Born: March 19, 1951

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Taylor, Gerald K.


        Sp.4 U.S. Army

        Hometown: Cocoa , Florida

        Died: November 11, 1967 Killed in Action, Kontum, South Vietnam

        Born: March 13, 1946

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 Thomas, Charles F. IV

        Capt. U.S. Army

Hometown: Palm Bay, Florida

        Died: April 16, 1971, Vietnam

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        Obituary

        Services for Army Capt. Charles F. Thomas IV 25, of 721 Daytona Dr., Palm Bay, will be held Monday at 2 p.m. at Brownlie Funeral Chapel in Melbourne. He died April 8 in Vietnam.

        Surviving are his parents, retired Army Col. and Mrs. Charles F. Thomas III of Palm Bay; four sisters, Patricia, Mary Ann, and Mrs. Barry Williams, all of Palm Bay, and one out of state; and both grandmothers out of state.

        ( Published in the newspaper TODAY April 16, 1971 page 3b)

     







         

         

         

       






Tosh, Brent John


        Sergeant, U.S. Air Force

        Hometown: Cocoa, Florida

        Died: February 15, 1968, South Vietnam , Hostile Action, Died Missing.

        Born: October 12, 1945

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     Obituary
       
        Services for Brent John Tosh, 22, who was killed in action in Vietnam, Feb. 15 will be held Thursday at 3 p.m. at the First Baptist Church of Cocoa. Dr. Virgil B. Gardner, pastor will officiate assisted by Chaplain Walter H. Mattison of Patrick Air Force Base.

        Burial will be in Brevard Memorial Park with military honors.

        Sgt. Tosh of 3932 West Ridgewood, Cocoa, has been a resident of Brevard for 10 years. Born in Norwich, England he is a graduate of Cocoa High School.

        Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Janice M. Tosh, Cocoa, his parents Mr. and Mrs. Delbert Tosh of Cocoa, maternal grandmother, Mrs. Florence Daynes in England and paternal grandmother, Mrs. Essie Tosh of Dequeen, Ark.

        Wylie-Baxley Funeral Home is in charge.

        ( Published in the newspaper TODAY February 29, 1968 page 3c)

      

         

         

       






True, Malcolm Roscoe Jr.


        Pfc. U. S. Army

        Hometown: Cocoa, Florida

        Died: December 22, 1968, South Vietnam, Hostile Action

        Born: December 16, 1948

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        Obituary

        Services Set Friday for Vietnam Victim

        Services for Pvt. Malcolm R. True, 21, son of Mr. and Mrs. Malcolm True, Sr. 1316 Donna Ave, Cocoa, who died Dec 21, in South Vietnam, will be at 2 p.m. Friday at St. Lukes Cemetery at Courtney, North Merritt Island.

        Full military graveside services will be performed.

        Survivors include his wife, Patricia A. True, Cocoa, his parents , six brothers, Jack, John, Jimmy, Willard, Joe and Jerry True all of Cocoa; five sisters, Aileen, Ruby, Beatrice, Rosa, Mary, all of Cocoa.

        Wylie-Baxley Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

        ( Published in the newspaper TODAY January 2, 1969 page 3c)

       

         

       






Vaughn, John Carl


        Captain, U.S. Army

        Hometown: Satellite Beach, Florida

        Died: June 9, 1970, South Vietnam

        Born: August 27, 1944

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Walker, James Alfred Jr.


        Pfc. U. S. Army

        Hometown: Cocoa, Florida

        Died: March 21, 1969, Vietnam, Hostile Action

        Born: 1949

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        Obituary

        Services for Pfc. James A. Walker Jr., 20 of 354 Palm Ave., Cocoa, will be conducted at 3 p.m. Wednesday at the Clearlake Baptist Church by Rev. Hugh Beasley.

        Walker was killed March 21 in Vietnam.

        He is survived by his parents, Mr. and Mrs. James A. Walker Sr.; brother Mark; and sisters Sephanie, Lisa and Sarette, all of Cocoa.

        Friends may call 5-9 p.m. Monday and Tuesday at the Wylie-Baxley Funeral Home.

        Burial with full military graveside rites will be in Pinecrest Cemetery.

        ( Published in the newspaper TODAY March 31, 1969 page 3c)

     

         

         

         

       






Walters, Frederick F.


        Corporal. U.S. Army

        Hometown: Eau Gallie, Florida

        Died: May 13, 1968, South Vietnam, Hostile Action

        Born: August 15, 1947

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        Obituary

        Funeral services for Frederick L. Walters, killed in action in Vietnam, will be held at 11 a. m., Wednesday with Chaplain William H. Warren officiating at the Davis Funeral Home of Eau Gallie. Burial will be in Florida Memorial Gardens with the Ft. Stewart, GA Army personnel providing military honors. Cpl. Walters, 20, died May 13. A native of Wiesbaden, Germany he came to Eau Gallie 16 years ago, where he was graduated from Eau Gallie High School. He lived at 201 Harbor City Blvd, Indian Harbour Beach.

        Surviving are his wife, Mrs. Joyce A. Walters of Indian Harbour Beach, his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Frederick W. Walters of Melbourne and two sisters, Mrs. Lee Austin of Eau Gallie and Mrs. Wally Robinson of Melbourne.

        ( Published in the newspaper TODAY May 27 & 28, 1968 page 3c)

       









         

         

       






Waterbury, Richard Mead


        Sp. 4 U.S. Army

        Hometown: Melbourne, Florida

        Died: April 1, 1967, South Vietnam Hostile Action

        Born: July 1, 1943

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        Obituary

        Army SP 4 Richard M. Waterbury, 23, a war casualty in Vietnam, will be buried in Melbourne Cemetery on Monday. He was killed last Saturday.

        Military honors will be presented at graveside by Air Force and Army personnel stationed at Patrick AFB, after services at 2 p.m. at Brownlie Funeral Home, Melbourne.

        The soldier attended Melbourne High School and finished at Florida Military Academy, Deland. He was a member of the Eau Gallie Jaycees.

        His family came to South Brevard from Chicago, Ill in 1950.

        Surviving are his parents and two brothers, Donald L. and Robert E. Waterbury.

        Friends may call Saturday and Sunday at the funeral home from 5 to 9 p.m.

        ( Published in the newspaper TODAY April 8, 1967 page 2c)

      

         

       






Whisenant, Perry Shelton


        Pfc. U. S. Marines Corps

        Hometown: Cocoa, Florida

        Died: September 9, 1968 Hostile Action, Quang Tri, South Vietnam

        Born: January 1, 1948

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Wynne, Patrick Edward


        Maj. U.S. Air Force

        Hometown: Eau Gallie, Florida

        Died: May 28, 1974, Hostile Action, Missing North Vietnam

        Born: October 8, 1941

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Young, Roger Lee


        Lance Corporal, U.S. Marines

        Hometown: Cocoa, Florida

        Died: June 8, 1969, South Vietnam, Hostile Action

        Born: January 7, 1947

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        Obituary

        Lance Corporal Roger Lee Young, 22, of Cocoa who died June 8 on Hill 55 near Da Nang, South Vietnam will be buried Friday with full Military honors in Florida Memorial Gardens following 2:30 p.m. services at the Wylie-Baxley funeral Home.

        Friends may call at the funeral home until 9 p.m. Thursday.

        ( Published in The newspaper TODAY June 19, 1969 page 3b)