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Sgt Tony Ahinzow
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Birth: Dec. 23, 1947
Hamburg, Germany
Death: Jul. 4, 1967
Quang Nam, Vietnam

Sgt Ahinzow #2129906
MOS:0351 Antitank Assaultman.

Fox Company,2nd Battalion,5th Marine
Regiment,1st Marine Division.
The Chicago Tribune - 9 July 1967


A Marine sergeant on his second tour of duty in Viet Nam was killed there July 4 when his unit was attacked by North Vietnamese as they attempted to retrieve the bodies of fallen comrades, his family reported yesterday.

Mr. and Mrs. Konstantine & Marie Ahinzow, 6402 Joliet Rd., La Grange, were notified Saturday of the death of their son, Sgt. Tony Ahinzow, 19. Ahinzow, who attended Bogan High school, joined the Marines two years ago and first went to Viet Nam a year ago. He returned to the United States four months ago after having been wounded when a jeep in which he was riding hit a mine.

After being home 30 days, he volunteered to return. Born in Germany, Ahinzow came to the United States with his parents as a small boy. In addition to his parents, he is survived by a sister, Mrs. Christine Dorgan.

Family links: 
  Konstantine Ahinzow (1913 - 2007)
  Maria Ahinzow (1923 - 2012)
  Krystyna Maria Ahinzow Dorgan Leon Wehner Knudsen (1946 - ____)*
  Tony Ahinzow (1947 - 1967)
*Calculated relationship
Maintained by: Tony
Originally Created by: Pennsylvania Lady
Record added: Jun 14, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 71333148

Not forgotten.Semper Fi,
- Tony
 Added: Feb. 23, 2015

- The Jeans
 Added: Jun. 14, 2011

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