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PFC James David Darwin

PFC James David Darwin

Birth
Pisgah, Jackson County, Alabama, USA
Death 13 Sep 1969 (aged 20)
Vietnam
Burial Pisgah, Jackson County, Alabama, USA
Memorial ID 49443726 · View Source
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PFC Darwin #
MOS:
Selective Service
25th Infantry Division
C Co. 1/5 Mech. Bobcats
Length of service 0 years
His tour began on Aug 27, 1969
Casualty was on Sep 13, 1969
In HUA NGHIA, SOUTH VIETNAM
HOSTILE, GROUND CASUALTY
GUN, SMALL ARMS FIRE
Body was recovered

On September 13, 1969, an element from Company C had established an ambush position outside the Cu Chi Base Camp with members of the 167th Popular Forces Company. The ambush was set up at XT 668145, southeast of the base camp. At 2153 hours, hand grenades were thrown into the ambush position. Two Bobcats from Company C were killed and one ARVN soldier was killed. One ARVN soldier was also wounded.


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  • Maintained by: Tony
  • Originally Created by: Denis McDonough
  • Added: 8 Mar 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 49443726
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for PFC James David Darwin (12 Mar 1949–13 Sep 1969), Find A Grave Memorial no. 49443726, citing Pisgah Cemetery, Pisgah, Jackson County, Alabama, USA ; Maintained by Tony (contributor 47235247) .