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Sgt Donald Ray Chamblin, Jr
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Birth: Feb. 4, 1948
Charlotte
Mecklenburg County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Mar. 8, 1968
Quang Tri, Vietnam

SGT Donald Ray Chamblin Jr, Vietnam Veteran, Native of Charlotte, NC.

Sergeant Donald Ray Chamblin Jr was a casualty of the Vietnam War. As a member of the Marine Corps, SGT Chamblin served our country until March 8th, 1968 in Quang Tri, South Vietnam. He was 20 years old and was not married. It was reported that Donald died from artillery fire. His body was recovered. Donald was born on February 4th, 1948 in Charlotte, North Carolina. SGT Chamblin is on panel 43E, line 052 of the Vietnam Memorial Wall in Washington D.C. He served our country for 3 years.

He was the son of Mr Donald R Chamblin Sr and Mrs Sarah Chamblin. He has two Brothers; David Franklin Chamblin and Dennis Paul Chamblin, and one Sister Kathy Dianne Chambers all of Charlotte

He served with Headquarters Battery, 1st Battalion, 13th Marines, 3rd Marine Division, 3rd MAF.

He was awarded The Combat Action Ribbon(CAR), The Purple Heart Medal for his combat related wounds, The Vietnam Service Medal, Republic of Vietnam Campaign Service Medal, The National Defense Service Medal and the Good Conduct Medal.



 
 
Burial:
Sharon Memorial Park
Charlotte
Mecklenburg County
North Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Tom Reece
Record added: Jan 13, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 17425928
Sgt Donald Ray Chamblin, Jr
Added by: Tom Reece
 
Sgt Donald Ray Chamblin, Jr
Added by: JW (inactive)
 
 
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-Anonymous
 Added: Dec. 29, 2013
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: Aug. 12, 2012

- Tom Reece
 Added: May. 4, 2010
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