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SPC James Edward Klco

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SPC James Edward Klco

  • Birth 8 Dec 1948 Lansing, Ingham County, Michigan, USA
  • Death 3 Apr 1969 Vietnam
  • Burial Owosso, Shiawassee County, Michigan, USA
  • Memorial ID 23279737

Jim was born in Lansing, MI and attended O'rafferty Catholic High Schol, where he played several varsity sports including, football, baseball and track. One of his Hight School friends said "Jimmy played tailback and was outstanding." Jim was handsome and popular with lots of friends. He was part of the drama club where he won a role in the musical "My Fair Lady." After graduation he was drafted in the United States Arny. A friend of his tells the story of how Jim wanted her to send him socks, but Jim was killed before she could do so.
Jim was killed by hostle forces on April 3, 1969. He is loved and missed by all who knew him.


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SP 4 Co D 12 Inf 199 LT Inf Bde Vietnam BSM-PH


  • Created by: Pasadena Girl
  • Added: 7 Dec 2007
  • Find A Grave Memorial 23279737
  • Pasadena Girl
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for SPC James Edward Klco (8 Dec 1948–3 Apr 1969), Find A Grave Memorial no. 23279737, citing Saint Paul Cemetery, Owosso, Shiawassee County, Michigan, USA ; Maintained by Pasadena Girl (contributor 46854751) .