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PFC Charles Herman Bennett

PFC Charles Herman Bennett

Birth
Cross Creek, Cumberland County, North Carolina, USA
Death 3 Mar 1967 (aged 22)
Tay Ninh, Tay Ninh, Vietnam
Burial Fayetteville, Cumberland County, North Carolina, USA
Plot Block AB, Space 110
Memorial ID 17306883 · View Source
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PFC Charles Herman Bennett, Vietnam Veteran, Native of Fayettville, North Carolina.

Private First Class Charles Herman Bennett served as a member of the Army, PFC Bennett served our country until March 3rd, 1967 in Tay Ninh, South Vietnam. He was 22 years old and was not married. It was reported that Charles died from an undetermined explosion. His body was recovered. PFC Bennett is on panel 16E, line 007 of the Vietnam Memorial Wall in Washington D.C. He served our country for 2 years.

He was the son of Mr and Mrs Jethro H Bennett, 844 East Orange Street, Fayetteville, NC.

He served with Charlie Company, 2nd Battalion, 503rd Infantry Regiment, "The Rock", 173rd Airborne Brigade, 1st Cavalry Division(Air Mobile), USARV.

He was awarded The Combat Infantryman's Badge(CIB), The Bronze Star Medal, The Purple Heart Medal for his combat related wounds, The Vietnam Service Medal, The Republic of Vietnam Campaign Service Medal, The National Defense Service Medal and The Good Conduct Medal.


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  • Created by: Tom Reece
  • Added: 5 Jan 2007
  • Find A Grave Memorial 17306883
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for PFC Charles Herman Bennett (12 Jan 1945–3 Mar 1967), Find A Grave Memorial no. 17306883, citing Northside Cemetery, Fayetteville, Cumberland County, North Carolina, USA ; Maintained by Tom Reece (contributor 46857744) .