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Lieut Danny Lee Blake
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Birth: Dec. 7, 1946
Death: Aug. 21, 1968
Tay Ninh, Vietnam

KILLED IN ACTION VIETNAM
UNITED STATES ARMY (1ST LT)
A CO, 4TH BN, 23RD INF, 25TH INF DIV.

1LT Blake was killed by hostile enemy fire during a fire fight near his camp in Cu Che which is about 50 miles NE of Saigon near the Cambodian border.

He had enlisted in the Army after a year attending the University of Maryland and had arrived in Vietnam about 3 months before his death. Lt. Blake had received two Purple Hearts from prior combat wounds.

He was a graduate of Baltimore City College. He served as an instructor @ Ft. Knox, Kentucky and earned his paratrooper wings and Ranger tab before being sent to Vietnam.

HE IS HONORED ON THE VIETNAM VETERANS MEMORIAL WALL PANEL 47W LINE 15 
 
Burial:
Gardens of Faith Cemetery
Rosedale
Baltimore County
Maryland, USA
 
Created by: Jdrhook
Record added: Oct 13, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 60033653
Lieut Danny Lee Blake
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Lieut Danny Lee Blake
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Lieut Danny Lee Blake
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u gave all
- Jamie reed
 Added: Mar. 15, 2015
We were so close, there was no roomWe bled inside each other's woundsWe all had caught the same disease,We all sang the songs of peace. -MelonyGod Bless you and keep you.
- Bill Tasker
 Added: Sep. 22, 2013

- Sadie
 Added: Jun. 22, 2011
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