|Birth: ||Apr. 10, 1950|
|Death: ||Apr. 17, 1969|
Quang Nam, Vietnam
Larry the son of Ellsworh M. and Doris E. W. Graham of Spokane WA enlisted in the US Marine Corps on September 27, 1968. He arrived in Vietnam on April 9, 1969 and was assigned to Company M, 3d Battalion, 7th Marines, 1st MARDIV (Rein) FMF.
During Operation OKLAHOMA HILLS during the search and destruction of enemy bunkers and tunnels that were found by the Marines south of Hill 449 in Hiep Duc District an accident occurred. Three men who were posted on the defensive perimeter for security watch were killed by an accidental detonation of a Claymore mine during instructions on placing and arming the device. One of the casualties was PFC Graham who died of multiple fragmentation wounds from the friendly device.
John James Corwin II
Larry Ellsworth Graham
Arlie Brooks Milam
Ellsworth Mandus Graham (1914 - 2002)
Greenwood Memorial Terrace
Plot: In Honor, Lot 2308, Grave 5
Created by: Victor Vilionis
Record added: Apr 25, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 68888385