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Spec Ralph Allan Vitch
Birth: Mar. 4, 1949
Tampa
Hillsborough County
Florida, USA
Death: May 25, 1969, Vietnam

SP4 E4. KIA by a sniper. 3rd Platoon, Company A, 1st Battalion, 501st Infantry Regiment, 101st Airborne Division, U.S. Army. Awarded the Bronze Star and Purple Heart.
SP4 Vitch was featured in the June 27, 1969 LIFE magazine cover article entitled "The Faces of the American Dead in Vietnam: One Week's Toll."
Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall: Panel 24W, Line 108. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Betty Ruth Sanks Vitch (1924 - 1983)
 
Inscription:
FLORIDA
SP4 US ARMY
VIETNAM BSM PH
MARCH 4 1949 MAY 25 1969
 
Burial:
Garden of Memories Cemetery
Tampa
Hillsborough County
Florida, USA
Plot: Garden of Gethsemene, Section 11
 
Maintained by: Florida Boy 64
Originally Created by: GravesScribe
Record added: Aug 16, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 57126129
Spec Ralph Allan Vitch
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Spec Ralph Allan Vitch
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Spec Ralph Allan Vitch
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- Karen_Wyatt🐶
 Added: Aug. 12, 2017
Freedom isn't Free, some paid for it
- Tom Reece
 Added: Jul. 9, 2017
God bless you and thank you for serving during our Nation's time of need (Vietnam War, "The 10,000 Days War"), having the courage to defend the USA during a time when treason was "politically correct," and lesser men turned aside seeking excuses not to se...(Read more)
- LTC B, USAR (ret)
 Added: Jun. 20, 2017
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