|Birth: ||Jan. 25, 1947|
|Death: ||Mar. 18, 1967, Vietnam|
Corporal, U.S. Army
On 18 March 1967, Corporal Kenneth William Jurgens was serving with C Company, 2nd Battalion, 47th Infantry, 9th Infantry Division, in Binh Long Province, South Vietnam.
On that day, CPL Jurgens was killed in action when he sustained wounds from small arms fire. His body was recovered.
Badge and Medals
Combat Infantryman Badge
National Defense Service Medal
Vietnam Service Medal
Vietnam Campaign Medal
The name Kenneth W Jurgens is located on Panel 16E Line 105 of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall.
CPL Kenneth W. Jurgens has Honoree Record 209926 at MilitaryHallofHonor.com.
William H. Jurgens (1907 - 1973)
Mary Enette Schemmel Jurgens (1916 - 1998)
Richard L. Jurgens (1942 - 1988)*
Kenneth William Jurgens (1947 - 1967)
Saint Paul Cemetery
Created by: Charles A. Lewis
Record added: Nov 10, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 100481146
Rest in peace fellow soldier you are not forgotten. "Here's to us who fought for it, the sheltered shall never know the price, or glory, of freedom." by an anonymous Vietnam soldier.|
Added: Feb. 3, 2013
Thank you for your great sacrifice in preserving our country's freedoms. I will honor you in the only way that I can . . . by remembering you always. May you rest in peace.|
Charles A. Lewis
Added: Nov. 10, 2012