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PFC Frederick Raymond Horridge
Birth: Nov. 25, 1949
Long Beach
Los Angeles County
California, USA
Death: Oct. 13, 1968
Quang Tri, Vietnam

PFC Horridge#2412037
MOS:0311 Rifleman.

Frederick was born in Long Beach,CA and
was living with his father in Lomita,as his
parents were divorced,when he enlisted in the
Marines 26 February 1968,at a Los Angeles
Recruiting Office.He enlisted in the Marines 3
months after his 18th birthday.
Frederick took his boot camp training at the
San Diego MCRD and graduated 20 May 1968
with Platoon 350.
Horridge arrived in Vietnam 21 August 1968
and was assigned to the 1st Platoon of Echo
Company,2nd Battalion,3rd Marine Regiment,
3rd Marine Division.
Frederick was walking point for 1st Platoon,
when he walked into an ambush.Frederick and the two Marines behind him were killed during
the ambush.
He died as a result of gunshot wounds to the
head and body from hostile rifle fire in the
DMZ,8 kilometers west of Lang Cam Village.
He was single and served his country for 7
months and 17 days and was KIA#33,996.He
had been in Vietnam for 1 month and 22 days.
Frederick was 18 years,10 months and 17 days
old.
Survived by his father,Frederick Horridge of
2169 West 245th St,Lomita,CA and his
mother;Greta F Horridge of 3519 West 113th
St,Englewood,CA.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Frederick Horridge (1924 - 2001)
 
Burial:
Green Hills Memorial Park
Rancho Palos Verdes
Los Angeles County
California, USA
Plot: 243,D, Eventide Terrance
 
Created by: Tony
Record added: Apr 05, 2011
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PFC Frederick Raymond Horridge
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