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PFC William Paul Benn
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Birth: Jun. 4, 1947
Lakewood
Ocean County
New Jersey, USA
Death: Jun. 6, 1969
Quang Tri, Vietnam

PFC Benn#2477499
MOS:0351 AntiTank Assaultman.

William was born in Jersey City,NJ.
He enlisted in the Marines 16 September 1968,while in Beckley,WV.
Upon arriving in Vietnam 17 March 1969,he was assigned to Hotel Company,2nd Battalion,3rd Marine Regiment,3rd Marine Division.
William died from multiple fragmentation wounds to his body and head from mortar fire,while on a combat patrol,10 kilometers West Northwest of Cam Lo Village,during Operation Virginia Ridge.
He was single.William died 2 days after his birthday.He had been in Vietnam for 2 months and 20 days.
Survived by his parents;John P & Margaret A Benn,of 116 N Oakland St,Lakewood,NJ.
 
 
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 Parents:
  John P Benn (1918 - 1977)
  Margaret A Benn (1916 - 2000)
 
Burial:
Saint Marys of the Lake Cemetery
Lakewood
Ocean County
New Jersey, USA
Plot: Section B,Row 15,Grave#60
 
Maintained by: Tony
Originally Created by: Wayne Apgar
Record added: Sep 14, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 29803773
PFC William Paul Benn
Added by: Jim McMahon
 
PFC William Paul Benn
Added by: Charles A. Lewis
 
PFC William Paul Benn
Added by: Jim McMahon
 
 
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- Charles A. Lewis
 Added: Jul. 19, 2012
FOR GOD AND COUNTRY.
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