|Birth: ||Jul. 17, 1946|
|Death: ||Feb. 24, 1969|
Tay Ninh, Vietnam
Genth, Pfc. Gary Roy
PFC Genth now listed killed in Vietnam
PFC Gary Genth, of Waynedale, has been killed in action, according to word received by his wife, Linda.
Private Genth, the son of Mr. And Mrs. Roy Genth, was reported Missing In Action February 19, 1969. He entered the service May 27, 1968 and was with Company A, 2nd Battalion, 8th Cavalry, 1st Air Cavalry Division.
Prior to entering military service, he worked with his father at Wayne Trucking Company. He was a member of Waynedale United Methodist Church and the Waynedale Masonic Lodge. He was a graduate of Elmhurst High School.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by two sisters; Mrs. Carl Baker, Culver and Mrs. Robert Webb, Fort Wayne; and his grandmother, Mrs. Walter Genth, Fort Wayne.
The body will be sent to the Elzey Home For Funerals in Waynedale.
Genth, Gary Roy Panel~32W Row~058 Service~Army
Hometown ~ Fort Wayne, Indiana.
Military Service ~ Army
Branch: ARMY Rank: CPL
Tour Date: 12/07/68 Casualty Date: 2/19/1969
Country: SOUTH VIETNAM
Province: TAY NINH
City: FORT WAYNE
Date of Birth: 7/17/1946
Roy R Genth (1908 - 1981)
Agnes M Genth (1911 - 2006)
Covington Memorial Gardens
GPS (lat/lon): 41.06337, -85.25831
Created by: Steve
Record added: May 28, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 90883482