|Birth: ||Dec. 27, 1940|
|Death: ||Feb. 16, 1968|
Quang Tri, Vietnam
Capt Ward #087289
MOS:0301 Basic Infantry Officer.
Alexander arrived in Vietnam 11 December
1967 and was assigned to Kilo Company,3rd
Battalion,9th Marine Regiment,3rd Marine
Kilo Company was ambushed by hostile forces
in an area known as Valentine Ridge,about 3
kilometers south southwest f Ca Lu Airfield.
Capt Ward shrapnel wounds to the neck area
from a hostile grenade and was med-evac.He
died of his wounds that he sustained 14th of
February,at the Naval Hospital in Danang.
Survived by his wife,Sharon G Ward,his son;
Alexander Jr and daughter;Dawn M Ward all of
His parents,Rear Admiral Norvell G Ward &
Elizabeth K Ward and his sister;Elizabeth A
Ward of San Francisca,CA and his 2 brother,
William H Ward of Kenosha,WS and Norvell G
He was the son of United States Navy Rear Admiral Norvell G. Ward.
Norvell Gardiner Ward (1912 - 2005)
Elizabeth Ann Kearney Ward (1916 - 2010)
US MARINE CORPS
Arlington National Cemetery
Plot: Section 4, Site 2754-B
Maintained by: Tony
Originally Created by: Nils M. Solsvik Jr.
Record added: Oct 04, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 11884718