|Birth: ||Nov. 10, 1948|
|Death: ||Nov. 21, 1967|
Tam Kỳ, Vietnam
Charles the son of Charles M. II, and Joan K. Richardson Taylor, brother of Julia J. Taylor of Little Rock AR enlisted in the US Marine Corps on May 8, 1967. He arrived in Vietnam on October 20 and was assigned to Company I, 3d Battalion, 7th Marines, 1st MARDIV (Rein) FMF.
On the eighth day of operation Foster search elements of Company I encountered stiff resistance from entrenched enemy forces in the vicinity of Phu Binh Village, in Dai Loc District. Contact increased and additional Marine forces were deployed until the enemy broke contact and withdrew. By the end of the day eight men had been wounded and evacuated, two had been killed including PFC Taylor who had died as a result of hostile rife fire.
Vaughn Thomas O'Neil
Charles Minor Taylor III
Charles Minor Taylor (1903 - 1996)
Note: * His mother's stone is here with him however she is actually buried in Roselawn Cemetery, Little Rock, AK.
Plot: Central Section Lot 413 Grave19
GPS (lat/lon): 37.99672, -84.18988
Maintained by: Victor Vilionis
Originally Created by: owenjulia
Record added: Mar 03, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 25039782