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PFC Edward James "Ed" Novak
Birth: Apr. 21, 1950
Death: Aug. 22, 1970
Tam Kỳ, Vietnam

Saint Gerald's Catholic School
Class of 1964

CSHS Class of 1968
*Boys Golf

Marine Corps on 08-20-1969
* Private First Class


CAUSE OF DEATH:
Pfc Novak was killed by a boobytrap while on patrol about 11 kilometers north of Que Son.

OBITUARY:
Mass for Marine Pfc. Edward J. Novak, 20, formerly of Oak Lawn will be said at 10 am Friday in St. Gerald's Catholic Church, 9349 Central St., Oak Lawn. Pvt. Novak, who was killed July 22 in Viet Nam, was a graduate of St. Gerald's Catholic School, Oak Lawn, and Carl Sandburg High School, Orland Park. He enlisted in the Marine Corps on Aug. 20, 1969, and had been in Viet Nam for three months. Survivors include his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Edward Novak; a brother, Bruce; and three grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. John Novak and Edward Burnoski.


VIRTUAL WALL MEMORIAL:
http://www.virtualwall.org/dn/NovakEJ01a.htm

SOURCES:
09-02-1970 - Chicago Tribune - "Novak" 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Edward C Novak (1927 - 1987)
  Dolores M Novak (1927 - 1992)
 
Inscription:
EDWARD
NOVAK
BSM PH
PFC
USMC
VIETNAM
APR 21 1950
AUG 22 1970
 
Burial:
Rock Island National Cemetery
Rock Island
Rock Island County
Illinois, USA
Plot: J - 203
 
Created by: GeneaProtector
Record added: Apr 06, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 18797739
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