|Birth: ||Jul. 21, 1943|
|Death: ||Jan. 5, 1968, Vietnam|
LT, US NAVY
US Navy LT Ralph Eugene Foulks, Vietnam Veteran and native of Ridgecrest, California.
Lieutenant Ralph Eugene Foulks Jr was a casualty of the Vietnam War. As a member of the Navy Reserve, LT Foulks served our country until November 2nd, 1973 in North Vietnam. He was 30 years old and was married. It was reported that Ralph died when his plane crashed. His body was recovered. Ralph was born on July 21st, 1943 in Ridgecrest, California. LT Foulks is on panel 33E, line 047 of the Vietnam Memorial Wall in Washington D.C.
He served a a Lieutenant with ATTACK SQUADRON 163, CVW-16, USS ORISKANY, United States Navy, 21 July 1943 - 02 November 1973, From: Ridgecrest, California. Panel 33E Line 047.
He was awarded The Purple Heart Medal, The Air Medal with Multiple Oak Leaf Clusters, The National Defense Service Medal, The Vietnam Service Medal and the Vietnam Campaign Medal.
Barrancas National Cemetery
Plot: 38, 0, 376
Maintained by: Tom Reece
Originally Created by: US Veterans Affairs Offi...
Record added: Feb 25, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 662757
May his sacrifice not be forgotten.|
Billy M. Brown
Added: Nov. 13, 2013
When I was young my mother bought 3 POW/MIA bracelets. Lt Ralph Foulks went missing on my birthday so I was given his bracelet. I wore that bracelet for many years and later packed it away with my keepsakes. In 2012 while going thru storage I found the br...(Read more)|
Added: Aug. 9, 2013
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: Sep. 29, 2012
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