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LCpl Mark Everett James
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Birth: Feb. 17, 1947
Death: Feb. 15, 1968
Quang Tri, Vietnam

Lance Corporal
United States Marine Corps
K CO, 3RD BN, 9TH MARINES, 3RD MARDIV, III MAF

Killed in Action during the battle on Valentine Ridge, which started on 14-Feb-1968 and continued to 15-Feb-1968.
Sadly, the deployment moved off the ridge at the end of that day with a loss of 10 Marines, one Sailor and many wounded. In addition to Lance Corporal James, those killed in action in the engagement include,
Capt Alexander Ward
2nd Lt. William Reese
HM2 Larry Jo Goss
Corp Lowell T Combs
Corp Dennis Fleming
Corp David Schneider
LCpl Jeffrey Wentzell
PFC Fredrick W Bungartz
PFC Melvin Jones
and
PFC Barry Rigsby 
 
Burial:
Marietta National Cemetery
Marietta
Cobb County
Georgia, USA
Plot: Section U Grave 488
 
Created by: A. Benefield
Record added: Sep 09, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 58412432
LCpl Mark Everett James
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LCpl Mark Everett James
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LCpl Mark Everett James
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- Ernest Sharpe Jr
 Added: May. 13, 2013

- Bob & Nancy Cannon
 Added: May. 6, 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: Nov. 3, 2012
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