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LCpl Thomas Howard Benton
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Birth: Oct. 7, 1947, USA
Death: Sep. 22, 1967
Quang Tri, Vietnam

United States Marine Corps Lance Corporal Benton was seriously injured by artillery/mortar and died of his wounds later that day. Thomas was an antitank assaultman in H&S Company, 3rd Battalion, 9th Marines, 3rd Marine Division.

Thomas is honored on the Vietnam Memorial Wall 26E110.

Thomas was a graduate of Columbia Elementary and Sonora High School. 
Family links: 
  Thomas Hiram Benton (1905 - 1991)
  Francis Alice Benton (1914 - 1986)
Mountain Shadow Cemetery
Tuolumne County
California, USA
Created by: Jill
Record added: Oct 07, 2009
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LCpl Thomas Howard Benton
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LCpl Thomas Howard Benton
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LCpl Thomas Howard Benton
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 Added: May. 25, 2015
Taps play over each place of rest, mourning the blend of life and death…from "Taps" by Ron Collins
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