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LCpl Donald Robert Kirby, III

LCpl Donald Robert Kirby, III

Birth
Revere, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, USA
Death 27 Dec 1967 (aged 18)
Quang Tri, Vietnam
Burial San Bruno, San Mateo County, California, USA
Plot Section W Site 1387
Memorial ID 36788934 · View Source
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LCpl Kirby #2248378
MOS:0331 M60 Machine Gunner.

His mother was Bernice M Kirby of Mount View, CA and his father was Donald R Kirby Jr of Rego Park, NY.
He enlisted in the Marines during 1965 at the Oakland Recruiting Office and arrived in Vietnam where he was assigned to Mike Company, 3rd Battalion, 1st Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division. Donald died as a result of a gunshot wound to the body from hostile small arms fire while participating in Operation Badger Tooth.


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  • Maintained by: Tony
  • Originally Created by: Lettie Kirby
  • Added: 6 May 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 36788934
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for LCpl Donald Robert Kirby, III (13 Jul 1949–27 Dec 1967), Find A Grave Memorial no. 36788934, citing Golden Gate National Cemetery, San Bruno, San Mateo County, California, USA ; Maintained by Tony (contributor 47235247) .