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PFC Daniel Acosta
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Birth: Jul. 13, 1945
Stockton
San Joaquin County
California, USA
Death: Nov. 12, 1966
Quang Nam, Vietnam

PFC Acosta#2196559
MOS:0341 Mortarman.

Daniel was born in French Camp,CA.His family
moved and settled in Stockton,where he
graduated with the 1963 Edison High School
Class.
Daniel was drafted 3 November 1965 into the
Marines,out of the Oakland Recruiting Office.
His boot camp training was at the San Diego
MCRD with further training at Camp Pendleton.
Daniel arrived in Vietnam and was assigned to
a Mortar Platoon with H&S Company,3rd
Battalion,1st Marine Regiment,1st Marine
Division.
The H&S Company was in a night defensive
position when incoming hostile artillery fire
hit it's perimeter.
Daniel died from fragmentation wounds to his
left lower abdomen and neck from artillery fire
at An Trach(1),about 10 kilometers southwest
of the Danang Airfield.
Daniel was single and served his country for 1
year and 9 days.KIA#7,523.
Tour of duty date unknown.
He was 21 years and 4 months old.
Survived by his parents;Francisco & Mary S
Acosta Sr and his 3 three brothers;Francisco
Jr,Richard and David of 1346 E Lafayette,
Stockton,CA.
 
 
Note: Veteran Vietnam War
 
Burial:
San Joaquin Catholic Cemetery
Stockton
San Joaquin County
California, USA
 
Maintained by: Tony
Originally Created by: sierra
Record added: Sep 02, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 21314672
PFC Daniel Acosta
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PFC Daniel Acosta
Added by: sierra
 
PFC Daniel Acosta
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Added by: William Tatum
 
 
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Not forgotten.Semper Fi,
- Tony
 Added: Nov. 4, 2013

- Eddieb
 Added: Feb. 18, 2013
Forget-Me-Not Flowers left in memory of Pfc Acosta.Semper Fi,
- Tony
 Added: Jul. 4, 2011
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