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1LT Roger Douglas Knudtson

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1LT Roger Douglas Knudtson

  • Birth 5 Jun 1944 Dickinson, Stark County, North Dakota, USA
  • Death 4 Feb 1969 Quang Nam, Vietnam
  • Burial Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA
  • Plot Section 46 Site 518
  • Memorial ID 15160747

1st Lt Kundtson #0101597
MOS:7561 Pilot HMH/M/L/A(I).

Roger was born in Dickinson and raised in
Fairfield.
He was serving in the Marine Reserves when
he went into active duty and was issued
orders for Vietnam.
Upon arriving in Vietnam 29 October 1968 he
was assigned to HMM-362,MAG-15,1st Marine
Air Wing.Roger was in a UH-34D helicopter
that collided in mid-air with another UH-34D
and he died as a result of multiple injuries
that crashed and burned.
There were no survivors and all the bodies of
the 8 Marines were recovered.Lawrence served
his country for 4 years.
Survived by his widow,Karen H Knudtson and
his parents,Thomas H & Lucille J Knudtson
all of General Delivery,Fairfied,North Dakota.


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  • Maintained by: Tony
  • Originally Created by: Robert
  • Added: 5 Aug 2006
  • Find A Grave Memorial 15160747
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for 1LT Roger Douglas Knudtson (5 Jun 1944–4 Feb 1969), Find A Grave Memorial no. 15160747, citing Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Tony (contributor 47235247) .