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PFC Felix Dohaltahe Begaye
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Birth: Sep. 4, 1948
Shiprock
San Juan County
New Mexico, USA
Death: Dec. 10, 1967
Tam Kỳ, Vietnam

The son of Vernon and Faye Begaye, Felix joined the US Marine Corps in Oklahoma City, OK on June 1,1967.

While serving with HQ Company, 7th Marines, 1st MARDIV (Rein) FMF a tragedy occurred at the Regimental CP on Hill 55.

While joking and playing with a fellow Marine in their quarters, PFC Begaye accidently shot his friend with his M-16 rifle. Devastated to what had occurred, he turned the weapon on himself causing his death of a self inflicted wound.

 
 
Burial:
Shiprock Veterans Cemetery
Shiprock
San Juan County
New Mexico, USA
 
Created by: Victor Vilionis
Record added: Apr 11, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 68207669
PFC Felix Dohaltahe Begaye
Added by: Victor Vilionis
 
PFC Felix Dohaltahe Begaye
Added by: Victor Vilionis
 
 
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Died while serving as a Private First Class with HQ CO, 7TH MARINES, 1ST MARDIV, III MAF, United States Marine Corps from Little Water, New Mexico. FELIX D BEGAYE is on the Wall at Panel 31E Line 070. May his sacrifice not be forgotten.
- Billy M. Brown
 Added: Feb. 1, 2012

- The Jeans
 Added: May. 7, 2011

- Victor Vilionis
 Added: Apr. 14, 2011
 
 
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