|Birth: ||Jan. 30, 1951|
|Death: ||Jun. 7, 1969|
Quang Nam, Vietnam
Larry the son of Harry P. Bowen and May F. Bowen deceased of Penns Grove PA, enlisted in the US Marine Corps on November 18, 1968 in Philadelphia. He arrived in Vietnam on May 31, 1969 and was assigned to Company D, 1st Battalion, 7th Marines, 1st MARDIV (Rein) FMF.
In the early morning hours the CP on Hill 37 in Dai Loc District was hit with a volley of enemy 57 mm recoilless rifle and 82 mm enemy mortar fire. Several Marines were wounded and PFC Bowen was killed by multiple fragmentation wounds from the mortar fire while on perimeter watch.
Peninsula Memorial Park
Newport News City
Plot: Section D, Lot 23, Space 5
Created by: Victor Vilionis
Record added: May 03, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 69271382