|Birth: ||Dec. 18, 1948|
|Death: ||May 23, 1969|
Quang Nam, Vietnam
Henry, the son of Henry M. Johnson and Katherine Johnson of Bremerton WA, enlisted in the US Marine Corps on August 26, 1968 in Seattle WA. He arrived in Vietnam on February 27, 1969 and was assigned to Company L, 3d Battalion, 7th Marines, 1st MARDIV (Rein) FMF.
During Operation OKLAHOMA HILLS while on a reconnaissance in force mission in the Ken Valley of Thuong Duc District shots were fired by a hidden enemy who then fled. PFC Johnson who was on point of the patrol was hit and killed by the enemy rifle fire.
Lewis-Clark Memorial Gardens
Nez Perce County
Plot: Communion, Lot 178, Space 2
Created by: Victor Vilionis
Record added: May 07, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 69477290
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. 6, 2012
Sacrifice is always Remembered|
Added: May. 7, 2011