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LCpl Donnell Henderson, II
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Birth: Apr. 21, 1947
Memphis
Shelby County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Jun. 1, 1967
Quang Tri, Vietnam

LCpl Henderson#2109701
MOS:0311 Rifleman.

Donnell was born and raised in Memphis,TN.
He enlisted in the Marines 8 July 1965 at the
Memphis Recruiting Office.
Upon arriving in Vietnam Donnell was assigned
to Hotel Company,2nd Battalion,3rd Marine
Regiment,3rd Marine Division.
On 23 May 1967,while on a combat patrol the
Marines were engaged by hostile forces using
small arms and mortar fire.Donnell received
fragmentation wounds from mortar fire,5 kilo-
meters north northeast of Con Thien(Hill 158).
Donnell died at Clark AFB Hosiptal,due to renal
failure and septicemia due to fragmentation
wounds to his abdomen and lower extremities.
Donnell was single and served his country for
1 year,10 months and 24 days.KIA#13,218.
Tour of duty unknown.
Donnell was 20 years,1 month 11 days old.
Survived by his parents;Cleo D and Jessie T
Henderson of 57 and a half Hampton Place,
Memphis,TN and a sister;Frieda Jackson of 646
Jeanette Place,Memphis,TN.
His daughter;Sheila Hych c/o Emagen Hych of
Apt B,929 S 4th St,Memphis and a son;Andrew
L Harris c/o Flora M Harris of 591 Kentucky
Place,Memphis.
Donnell was buried 12 June 1967.
No official record found that he was married.

Father;Cleo D Henderson
Born June 7,1917 Died October 31,1988
 
 
Burial:
Memphis National Cemetery
Memphis
Shelby County
Tennessee, USA
Plot: 8, 1793
 
Maintained by: Tony
Originally Created by: US Veterans Affairs Offi...
Record added: Mar 04, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 3157986
LCpl Donnell Henderson, II
Added by: Robert Sage
 
LCpl Donnell Henderson, II
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- Kay Love
 Added: Apr. 21, 2016
Never forgotten.Semper Fi,
- Tony
 Added: Sep. 4, 2014
Semper Fi Marine RIP you are not forgotten
- Scott E Dodson
 Added: Nov. 7, 2013
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