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LCpl Reimundo Aguilar

LCpl Reimundo Aguilar

Birth
San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas, USA
Death 15 May 1967 (aged 21)
Quảng Nam, Vietnam
Burial San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas, USA
Plot Section X Site 2768
Memorial ID 262382 · View Source
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LCpl Aguilar #2185196
MOS:0311 Rifleman.

Reimundo was born and raised in San Antonio.
He enlisted in the Marines 4 January 1966,at
the San Antonio Recruiting Office and left for
boot camp the same day.
He arrived at the San Diego MCRD 4 January
for boot camp training,where he was assigned
to the 3rd Recruit Training Battalion,Platoon
303.
The Platoon Commander was SSgt KD Fredrick and Drill Instructors were Corp RL Reed and SK Lewis.Marine Corp training had been for 12 weeks duration,but because of the urgent need for manpower in Vietnam,Basic Training was reduced to 8 weeks.
Arriving in Vietnam Reimundo was assigned to
Bravo Company,1st Battalion,1st Marine
Regiment,1st Marine Division.Reimundo was
on a combat patrol when he died as a result
of a gunshot wound to the head and right leg
from hostile rifle fire,northeast of Que Son.
Reimundo was single and served his country
for 1 year,4 months and 11 days.KIA#12,343.
Tour of duty date unknown.
He was 21 years,7 months and 25 days old.
Survived by his mother;Dolores DeLaRosa
Gonzales and a sister;Juanita(Janie)of 422
Jean,San Antonio,TX.
His brother and sister;Jose and Jovita Gonzales
of San Antonio.
His father;Jacovo R Aguilar,address unknown.


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Gravesite Details LCPL US Marine Corps, Vietnam

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  • Maintained by: Tony
  • Originally Created by: US Veterans Affairs Office
  • Added: 25 Feb 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 262382
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for LCpl Reimundo Aguilar (20 Sep 1945–15 May 1967), Find A Grave Memorial no. 262382, citing Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery, San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Tony (contributor 47235247) .