|Birth: ||Sep. 11, 1945|
|Death: ||Jun. 13, 1970, Vietnam|
1LT 02, Infantry Unit Commander. KIA by an enemy rocket attack when on night ambush northwest of Cu Chi. 1st Platoon, Company B, 2nd Battalion. 27th Infantry Regiment, 25th Infantry Division, U.S. Army. Awarded the Silver Star Medal, Bronze Star Medal and the Purple Heart. Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall: Panel 09W, Line 50.
LT Heitner was a graduate of Curtis High School, Staten Island, New York, Class of 1963, and attended Syracuse University as an architectual major. graduating in 1969. He was a draftee and took his Basic Training at Fort Dix, NJ, and then Infantry OCS, and Airborne and Ranger training at Fort Benning, GA.
The son of the Rev. Donald and Millie Heitner, LT Heitner's home of record was Syracuse, New York.
Donald H. Heitner (1918 - 1986)
Mildred Heitner Steiner (1921 - 2006)
Arlington Memorial Gardens
Plot: Garden of the 23rd Psalm: Section 79Y, Lot D, Space 2
Created by: GravesScribe
Record added: Sep 05, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 58192494
25th Infantry Division-thank you for your service and sacrifice.|
Added: Oct. 20, 2012
For a brave man|
Added: Mar. 28, 2011