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LCpl Frank Kenneth Bush
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Birth: Jan. 12, 1951
Bedford
Bedford County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: May 14, 1970
Tam Kỳ, Vietnam

Frank, the son of Frank W. Bush of Wellsville PA, and Loretta J. Bush of Staten Island NY, enlisted in the US Marine Corps on March 4, 1969 in Harrisburg PA. He arrived in Vietnam on September 9, and was assigned to Company L, 3d Battalion, 7th Marines, 1st MARDIV (Rein) FMF.

While in their night defensive position just west of the Xuan Tay village complex in Que Son District the Marines received a heavy volume of automatic weapons fire from an estimated platoon sized force of NVA. The men engaged the enemy with small arms and supporting arms fire until the attacking force broke contact and withdrew. LCpl Bush was killed in action during the fire fight as a result of hostile rifle fire.
 
 
Burial:
Gettysburg National Cemetery
Gettysburg
Adams County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: Annex Section, Site #N-19
 
Maintained by: Victor Vilionis
Originally Created by: Dolores Maxwell
Record added: Oct 17, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 9613000
LCpl Frank Kenneth Bush
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LCpl Frank Kenneth Bush
Added by: Karl Stelly
 
LCpl Frank Kenneth Bush
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Lance Corporal, United States Marine Corps - Gun, Small Arms Fire - Body Was Recovered - The Vietnam Memorial: Panel 10W, Line 39 - Interred in the Annex Section, Site #N-19
- Karl Stelly
 Added: Nov. 22, 2012
Flag of the State of Pennsylvania - Religion: Protestant - Marital Status: Single - Length of Service: 1 Year - His Tour began on September 8, 1969 - Casualty Was on May 14, 1970 - In Quang Nam, South Vietnam - Hostile, Ground Casualty
- Karl Stelly
 Added: Nov. 21, 2012
The Vietnam Memorial - FRANK KENNETH BUSH - Lance Corporal, L Company, 3rd Battalion, 7th Marines, 3rd Marine Division, United States Marine Corps - Age: 19 - Race: Caucasian - Male - Date of Birth: January 12, 1951 - From: York, Pennsylvania
- Karl Stelly
 Added: Nov. 20, 2012
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