|Birth: ||Jun. 8, 1947|
|Death: ||May 24, 1968|
Quang Nam, Vietnam
HM3 Fina #B607523
MOS:HM-8404 Combat Corpsman.
Richard was born in Baltimore before the Fina
Family moved to Hudson,WI where Richard
graduated from Hudson High School in 1965.
He enlisted in the US Navy 20 April 1966,at
a Minneapolis Recruiting Office.Richard
arrived in Vietnam 19 February 1968 and
was assigned to H&S Company,3rd Battalion,
27th Marine Regiment,1st Marine Divison.
During Operation Allen Brook Richard was
assigned as the Corpsman for 1st Platoon
of Kilo Company,3rd Battalion,27th Marine
Regiment,1st Marine Division.Richard died
as a result of a gunshot wound from hostile
rifle fire when Kilo Company encountered
hostile forces at Le Bac (1),Go Noi Island,4
kilometers east of the Liberty Bridge and 23
kilometers south of Danang.
Survived by his parents,Edward L & Helen M
Fina,his 3 sisters,Liz,Janet and Susan Fina all
of 629 Kinnic St,Hudson,WI.
Edward Leaming Fina (1919 - 1981)
Helen Mabel Finstad Fina (1921 - 2001)
Willow River Cemetery
St. Croix County
Maintained by: Tom.Burgdorf
Originally Created by: Pennsylvania Lady
Record added: Feb 17, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 65788289