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PFC Kevin Corcoran

PFC Kevin Corcoran

Birth
Newark, Essex County, New Jersey, USA
Death 24 May 1968 (aged 18)
Quang Tri, Vietnam
Burial East Hanover, Morris County, New Jersey, USA
Memorial ID 100019106 · View Source
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PFC Corcoran #2254555
MOS:0311 Rifleman.

Kevin was living with his mother when he
enlisted in the Marines 25 September 1967,
at a Newark Recruiting Office.
Arrived in Vietnam 13 March 1968 Kevin was
was assigned to Golf Company,2nd Battalion,
3rd Marine Regiment,3rd Marine Division.
Kevin died of his wounds from small arms
fire when his platoon engaged enemy forces
on a ridge above QL-9,5 kilometers southeast
of Khe Sanh.
Kevin was single and had been in Vietnam for
2 months and 11 days.
Survived by his mother Margaret Corocran of
156 Willow Ave,Garwood,NJ and his aunt;
Elizabeth Christopher of 229 Hillside Ave,
Hillside,NJ.
His father,Joseph P Corcoran was deceased
and his older brother;Patrick Corcoran who
was born in 1947,died in 1959.


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  • Created by: Tony
  • Added: 1 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100019106
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for PFC Kevin Corcoran (31 Jan 1950–24 May 1968), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100019106, citing Gate of Heaven Cemetery, East Hanover, Morris County, New Jersey, USA ; Maintained by Tony (contributor 47235247) .