|Birth: ||Aug. 24, 1946|
|Death: ||Jan. 4, 1967, Vietnam|
East Jordan, Services for CPL. Donald George Reich age 20 U.S. Marine Corps, who was killed in action in Vietnam on Jan. 4 will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday from the Watson Funeral Home.
Military rites will follow at Sunset Hill Cemetery conducted by Rebec-Sweet Post, American Legion.
The body was expected to arrive late this afternoon.
CPL. Reich a former East Jordan High School athlete who was inducted just a year ago was killed by a bullet in the neck.
He was the son of Mr and Mrs. Allen Reich of RFD East Jordan.
Surviving besides his parents are a brother Dale, who is awaiting induction following his military physical exam and two sisters at home Barbara and Sharon.
CPL. Reich went to Vietnam last July.
Donald George Reich
Private First Class
Home of Record: East Jordan, MI
Date of birth: 08/24/1946
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Service: United States Marine Corps
Grade at loss: E2
Rank: Private First Class
ID No: 2226769
MOS: 2531: Field Radio Operator
Length Service: 00
Unit: 1ST PLT, D CO, 3RD RECON BN, 3RD MARDIV, III MAF
Incident Date: 01/04/1967
Casualty Date: 01/04/1967
Age at Loss: 20
Location: Quang Tri Province, South Vietnam
Remains: Body recovered
Casualty Type: Hostile, died outright
Casualty Reason: Ground casualty
Casualty Detail: Gun or small arms fire
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Allen G. Reich (1921 - 2007)
Erma M. Kitson Reich (1924 - 1981)
3 MAR DIV
Note: Killed in Action
Sunset Hill Cemetery
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Record added: Apr 04, 2011
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