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PFC Walter Harris
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Birth: Jun. 12, 1947
Nash County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Sep. 20, 1966, Vietnam

PFC Walter Harris, Vietnam Veteran, Born in Jackson, North Carolina, he enlisted in Newark, New Jersey.

Private First Class Walter Harris was a casualty of the Vietnam War. As a member of the Army, PFC Harris served our country until September 20th, 1966 in South Vietnam. He was 19 years old and was not married. It was reported that Walter died from small arms fire. His body was recovered. Walter was born on June 12th, 1947 in Jackson, Nash County, North Carolina. PFC Harris is on panel 10E, line 124 of the Vietnam Memorial Wall in Washington D.C. He served our country for less than a year.

He was the son of Mr Arthur and Mrs Della Deans Harris of Route 1, Box 258, Jackson, North Carolina.

He served with Bravo Battery, 1st Battalion, 8th Artillery Regiment, 25th Infantry Division, USARV.

He was awarded 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.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Arthur Harris (1918 - 1987)
  Della Deans Harris (1921 - 2003)
 
Burial:
Rest Haven Cemetery
Wilson
Wilson County
North Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Tom Reece
Record added: Nov 15, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 44339898
PFC Walter Harris
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PFC Walter Harris
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