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PFC Arthur Dwight Singleton

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PFC Arthur Dwight Singleton

  • Birth 3 May 1943 Valley Station, Jefferson County, Kentucky, USA
  • Death 1 Jan 1968 Quang Nam, Vietnam
  • Burial Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky, USA
  • Memorial ID 101055007

PFC Singleton #2371617
MOS:0311 Rifleman.

Arthur was born in Lexington and lived there
most of his life until his family moved to the
Valley Station area
He enlisted in the Marines 5 July 1967 at the
Louisville Recruiting Office.
Arthur arrived in Vietnam 16 December 1967
and was assigned to the 1st Platoon of Hotel
Company,2nd Battalion,3rd Marine Regiment,
3rd Marine Division.The platoon was in process
of establishing their night defensive position
when a booby trapped mine was tripped.Arthur
and another Marine died as result of multiple
fragmentation wounds to the head and body.
Arthur was single and served his country for
6 months and 12 days.KIA#20,269.
He had been in Vietnam for a 1 month and 1
day.
Survived by his mother;Nancy Lucille Jones
Singleton and his brother;Richard of 11006
Deering Road,Valley Station,KY.

Father;Arthur L Singleton was deceased.

NOTE:
His brother,Richard Singleton is now deceased.
Born,20 July 1946 Died,1 July 2003.
Valley Station,KY


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  • Created by: Tony
  • Added: 21 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 101055007
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for PFC Arthur Dwight Singleton (3 May 1943–1 Jan 1968), Find A Grave Memorial no. 101055007, citing Calvary Cemetery, Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky, USA ; Maintained by Tony (contributor 47235247) .