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Brian James Gauthier
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- D.C. Adams
 Added: Mar. 10, 2017
 
Remembering you today on your birthday for your service and sacrifice for our country. Rest in peace Marine Corporal Brian James Gauthier. Rest in peace.
- Steve
 Added: Nov. 20, 2016
 
You paid the ultimate sacrifice. Thank you for your service.
- Steve
 Added: Dec. 17, 2015
 

- rw2009
 Added: Dec. 15, 2015
 

- rw2009
 Added: Nov. 22, 2015
 

- rw2009
 Added: Aug. 8, 2015
 

- rw2009
 Added: Jul. 11, 2015
 

- rw2009
 Added: May. 23, 2015
 
No wars in Heaven, Rest in Peace young man
- Rodney Belcher
 Added: Sep. 7, 2014
 
Recipient of the Navy Cross, the Department of the Navy's 2nd Highest Award for Valor. CITATION FOR AWARD OF THE NAVY CROSS TO CORPORAL BRIAN JAMES GAUTHIER For extraordinary heroism while serving as a Marine Rifle Squad Leader with Company A, First Battalion, Third Marines, Third Marine Division (Reinforced), in the Republic of Vietnam during the early morning of 11 July 1965. While moving to an ambush position, eight miles southwest of Da Nang, Corporal Gauthier's squad suffered heavy casualties from the detonation of an enemy mine and subsequent secondary explosions. Shortly thereafter his unit came under Viet Cong fire from several directions. Although wounded by the initial blast, he persistently refused medical aid until all of the casualties had been treated, meanwhile reorganizing his squad, establishing a defensive perimeter around the wounded, and directing fire against the enemy. During this time a helicopter attempted to evacuate the casualties but was driven off by intensive enemy machine gun fire. For a period of over two hours he continued to shout encouragement and direction to his men until he succumbed to his wounds. Corporal Gauthier's gallant leadership, indomitable fighting spirit, and inspiring devotion to duty reflected great credit upon himself and the United States Marine Corps and upheld the highest traditions of the United States Naval Service. He gallantly gave his life for his country.May his sacrifice not be forgotten.
- Billy M. Brown
 Added: Mar. 17, 2012
 
KILLED IN ACTION VIETNAM
- Bobby
 Added: Jan. 30, 2012
 
PERSONAL DATA Home of Record: Mansura, LA Date of birth: 11/22/1944MILITARY DATA Service: United States Marine Corps Grade at loss: E4 Rank: Corporal ID No: 2007664 MOS: 0311: RIFLEMAN Length Service: 03 Unit: 2ND PLT, A CO, 1ST BN, 3RD MARINES, 3RD MARDIV, III MAFCASUALTY DATA Start Tour: Incident Date: 07/11/1965 Casualty Date: 07/11/1965 Age at Loss: 20 Location: Quang Nam Province, South Vietnam Remains: Body recovered Casualty Type: Hostile, died outright Casualty Reason: Ground casualty Casualty Detail: Other explosive deviceON THE WALL Panel 02E Line 035
- Bobby
 Added: Jan. 30, 2012
 

-Anonymous
 Added: Jul. 31, 2010
 
 
 
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