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Pvt Louis Anthony Leatherbury

Pvt Louis Anthony Leatherbury

Birth
Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware, USA
Death 24 Mar 1967 (aged 20)
Quang Nam, Vietnam
Burial Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA
Plot Section 52, Site 755
Memorial ID 120193208 · View Source
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Pvt Leatherbury #2279051
MOS:0311 Rifleman.

Upon arriving in Vietnam Louis was assigned
to India Company,3rd Battalion,5th Marine
Regiment,1st Marine Division.
Louis was helping with a security detail on a
truck convoy when the convoy was ambushed
by hostile forces.Louis died as a result of a
hostile gunshot wound to the chest.
Tour of duty unknown.
Survived by his wife,Bettina Leatherbury,his
mother;Anna E Leatherbury and his grandmother;
Hattie S Gordon all of Wilmington,DE.
His father,Ludy L Leatherbury of address
unknown.

Purple Heart
National Defense
Vietnam Service
Vietnam Campaign
Combat Action Ribbon


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  • Maintained by: Tony
  • Originally Created by: Grave Man
  • Added: 11 Nov 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 120193208
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Pvt Louis Anthony Leatherbury (23 Sep 1946–24 Mar 1967), Find A Grave Memorial no. 120193208, citing Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Tony (contributor 47235247) .