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Sgt Raymond Eilert Meyers, Sr

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Sgt Raymond Eilert Meyers, Sr

  • Birth 14 Nov 1920 Hakalau, Hawaii County, Hawaii, USA
  • Death 28 Feb 1966 Quang Nam, Vietnam
  • Burial San Diego, San Diego County, California, USA
  • Plot Section A-A, Site 1818
  • Memorial ID 3418510

Sgt Meyers was a veteran of the Marine Corps of more than twenty years service, having reenlisted at Camp Hansen, Okinawa on April 1, 1963. Raymond was the husband of Alice Lolotai Meyers, residing in Oceanside CA, he was the father of * " Raymond E. Myers Jr., Violet, Marvel, Marvin Tautua, Rory Fa'Amita and Gustave."

He was survived by his sisters, Mrs. Gertrude Jorge of Pearl City HI, Mrs. Elizabeth Raposa of Haleiwa HI, Mrs. Fieda Caravalho of Hilo HI, and Mrs. Dora Robello of Honolulu HI. Also he is missed by two brothers, Mr. George Myers of Oceanside CA, and Mr. Welbert Myers of Curtis Town HI.

Raymond was assigned to H&S Company, 1st Battalion, 7th Marines, 3d MARDIV (Rein) FMF, in charge of the Battalion Armory. He landed with his unit on August 14, 1965 at the Marine Corps enclave at Chu Lai, Quang Tin/Quang Ngai Provinces in Vietnam.

Sgt Meyers died of a myocardial infraction at the Station Hospital NSA in DaNang, Quang Nam Province, Vietnam.


* Information regarding the childrens names was graciously provided by Jerry Hughes & Roger Young


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  • Maintained by: Victor Vilionis
  • Originally Created by: US Veterans Affairs Office
  • Added: 4 Mar 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 3418510
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Sgt Raymond Eilert Meyers, Sr (14 Nov 1920–28 Feb 1966), Find A Grave Memorial no. 3418510, citing Fort Rosecrans National Cemetery, San Diego, San Diego County, California, USA ; Maintained by Victor Vilionis (contributor 47207612) .