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Carl Joseph Ellerd
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Birth: Nov. 27, 1939
Gaines County
Texas, USA
Death: Oct. 2, 1969, Vietnam

Carl entered the Navy in 1961, trained as a Aircraft Hydraulic's Maintenance Specialist, and had served six years in the Navy at the time of his death. He received the Navy Achievement Medal, Navy Good Conduct Medal, National Defense Medal, Republic of Vietnam Service Medal and Republic of Vietnam Campaign Ribbon. His aircraft was making an approach to land on the USS Constellation in the Gulf of Tonkin. The plane disappeared from radar approximately 10 miles from the Constellation. No bodies were recovered.
Body lost at sea
Specifically: Missing in Action, Vietnam
Created by: Eamonn
Record added: Jun 15, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 27581526
Carl Joseph Ellerd
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Carl Joseph Ellerd
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Carl Joseph Ellerd
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 Added: Sep. 30, 2012

- Eddieb
 Added: Sep. 21, 2012
Thank you for your great sacrifice in preserving our country's freedoms. I will honor you in the only way that I can . . . by remembering you always. May you rest in peace.
- Charles A. Lewis
 Added: Sep. 19, 2012
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