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PFC Gary Eugene Johnson
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Birth: Jan. 4, 1948
Gastonia
Gaston County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Feb. 23, 1969
Bin Thang, Vietnam

PFC Gary Eugene Johnson, Vietnam Veteran, Native of Gastonia, North Carolina.

Private First Class Gary Eugene Johnson was a casualty of the Vietnam War. As a member of the Army, PFC Johnson served our country until February 23rd, 1969 in Binh Duong, South Vietnam. He was 21 years old and was married. It was reported that Gary died from small arms fire or grenade. His body was recovered. Gary was born on January 4th, 1948 in Gastonia, North Carolina. PFC Johnson is on panel 31W, line 005 of the Vietnam Memorial Wall in Washington D.C. He served our country for one year.

He served with Charlie Company, 1st Battalion, 27th Infantry Regiment, "Wolfhounds", 25th Infantry Division, "Tropic Lightning", USARV.

He was awarded The Combat Infantryman's Badge(CIB), The Silver Star Medal, The Bronze Star Medal, The Purple Heart Medal for his Combat Related Wounds, The Vietnam Service Medal, The Republic of Vietnam Campaign Service Medal, The National Defense Service Medal.

 
 
Burial:
Hollywood Cemetery
Gastonia
Gaston County
North Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Tom Reece
Record added: Jan 23, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 17654601
PFC Gary Eugene Johnson
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PFC Gary Eugene Johnson
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PFC Gary Eugene Johnson
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Thank you for your great sacrifice in preserving our country's freedoms. I will honor you in the only way that I can . . . by remembering you always. May you rest in peace.
- Charles A. Lewis
 Added: Nov. 6, 2012

- Rick and Kathy Wright
 Added: Jul. 17, 2011

- Joyce Hopkins
 Added: Sep. 6, 2010
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