PFC Alan Gwinn Geissinger

PFC Alan Gwinn Geissinger

Death 11 Jul 1969 (aged 21)
Thừa Thiên-Huế, Vietnam
Burial Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA
Plot Section 52, Grave 1105
Memorial ID 120890670 · View Source
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Age 21

Son of Mr. & Mrs. David F. Geissinger.

Alan served as a Private First Class, Company C, 2nd Battalion, 506th Infantry, 101st Airborne Division, U.S. Army during the Vietnam War.

He resided in Newark, Delaware prior to the war.

Alan started his Tour Of Duty in Vietnam on April 17, 1969.

He was "Killed In Action" by small gun fire in the Thua Thien Province, South Vietnam. He was awarded the Purple Heart.

He is honored on Panel 21W, Row 100 of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial, Washington, D.C.

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  • Created by: Russ Pickett
  • Added: 27 Nov 2013
  • Find a Grave Memorial 120890670
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for PFC Alan Gwinn Geissinger (16 Sep 1947–11 Jul 1969), Find a Grave Memorial no. 120890670, citing Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .