|Birth: ||Jul. 16, 1949|
New York, USA
|Death: ||Mar. 19, 1969|
Tam Kỳ, Vietnam
Private First Class, U.S. Marine Corps
David Bruce Arnott was born July 16, 1949 in Syracuse, NY, the son of Mr. and Mrs. James O. Arnott. In 1961, he and his family moved to Liverpool, NY, and lived at 600 Hickory Street.
A 1967 graduate of Liverpool High School, David attended Edinboro State College, PA. He was a member of the Balmoral Highland Pipe Band. David was affiliated with Liverpool Methodist Church and the Methodist Youth Fellowship.
David entered the U.S. Marine Corps in 1968 and began his tour in South Vietnam on February 16, 1969.
On 19 March 1969, PFC David B. Arnott was serving as a rifleman with D Company, 1st Battalion, 5th Marines, 1st Marine Division in Quang Nam Province, South Vietnam.
PFC Arnott was killed in action that day when he sustained wounds from artillery, rocket, or mortar fire.
Combat Action Ribbon
National Defense Service Medal
Vietnam Service Medal
Vietnam Campaign Medal
The name David Bruce Arnott is inscribed on Panel 29W Line 075 of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall.
PFC David B. Arnott has Honoree Record 3390 at MilitaryHallofHonor.com.
James O. Arnott (1919 - 1978)
Christine Sowers Arnott (1926 - 1996)
White Chapel Memory Gardens
New York, USA
Plot: Masonic, Lot 325A
Created by: Charles A. Lewis
Record added: Jun 20, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 92241523