|Birth: ||Apr. 15, 1945|
|Death: ||Feb. 9, 1968|
Tam Kỳ, Vietnam
Staff Sergeant, U.S. Army
On 9 February 1968, Staff Sergeant Donald Dean Alvis was serving with C Company, 2nd Battalion, 1st Infantry, 196th Infantry Brigade, Americal Division, in Quang Nam Province, South Vietnam.
In a battle that day, SSG Alvis was killed in action when he was struck by small arms fire.
Badge and Medals
Combat Infantryman Badge
National Defense Service Medal
Vietnam Service Medal
Vietnam Campaign Medal
The name Donald D Alvis is inscribed on Panel 38E Line 42 of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall.
SSG Donald Dean Alvis has Honoree Record 3346 at MilitaryHallofHonor.com.
Donald E Alvis (1919 - 1973)
Jean L Stockment Alvis (1920 - 2006)
Created by: Charles A. Lewis
Record added: Jun 19, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 92169289
You and men like you, are the reason we are free today! As a spouse of a NAVY veteran I salute you sir for the sacrifices that you made!|
Added: Mar. 1, 2014
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: Jun. 19, 2012