|Birth: ||Jun. 12, 1948|
|Death: ||May 18, 1968|
Quang Tri, Vietnam
Gary was born in Warren but grew up in the
town of Southington.
He enlisted in the Marines 1 December 1966 at
the Cleveland Recruiting Office.Gary was 18
years and 5 months old when he enlisted.
He arrived in Vietnam 30 June 1967 and was
assigned to Hotel Company,2nd Battalion,3rd
Marine Regiment,3rd Marine Division.
Gary died of gunshot wounds to the body from
small arms fire when his Listening Post was
engaged by enemy forces,5 kilometers south-
east of Khe Sanh Airfield.All three Marines
died during the engagement.
Gary was single and served his country for 1
year,6 months and 29 days.KIA#28.023.
He had been in Vietnam for 10 months and 18
Gary was 19 years,11 months and 6 days old.
Survived by his parents;Raymond Lee and
Majorie Jean Davis and his 3 sisters;Diane,
Rita and Linda Sue Davis of Route #2,Box 155,
Raymond Lee Davis (1925 - 2011)
Marjorie Jean Pashley Davis (1926 - 1999)
Braceville Center Cemetery
Created by: Tony
Record added: Nov 24, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 101234399
Added: Aug. 12, 2014
You and men like you, are the reason we are free today! As a spouse of a NAVY veteran I salute you sir for the sacrifices that you made!|
Added: Jan. 4, 2014
Semper Fi Marine RIP you are not forgotten|
Scott E Dodson
Added: Dec. 1, 2013
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