|Birth: ||May 20, 1947|
|Death: ||May 10, 1968|
Hai Phong Municipality, Vietnam
Lance Corporal Donald W. Mitchell of Princeton, Kentucky, was killed in action at Ngok Tavak, Quang Tri Province, South Vietnam. He was one of the 200 brave men who fought a 10-hour battle on the hill at an abandoned French fort in the face of a North Vietnamese division of 8,000.
Thirty seven years after the Vietnam War, his remains along with 12 others were repatriated and identified. He was buried with full military honors at Arlington National Cemetery on 7 October 2005.
Arlington National Cemetery
Plot: Section 60, Site 8234
Created by: Edmond Spaeth
Record added: Feb 03, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 13212291