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 Robert Woodrow “Pappy” Grove

Robert Woodrow “Pappy” Grove

Birth
Death 18 Feb 1965 (aged 47)
Vietnam
Burial Van Buren County, Tennessee, USA
Plot GPS N35.43.232 - W085.34.739
Memorial ID 5854637 · View Source
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Robert (Pappy) W. Grove was a outstanding Marine who lost his life at the service of his country. Awarded the Navy Cross at Guadacanal he continued his military career so that he could teach other Marines how to survive combat. Our country lost a fine American, and a great person when he was killed.


Inscription

GYSGT, US MARINE CORPS
WORLD WAR II, KOREA, VIETNAM
NAVY CROSS
SILVER STAR
PURPLE HEART


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  • Created by: Lawrence (Kip)J. Williams
  • Added: 18 Oct 2001
  • Find A Grave Memorial 5854637
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Robert Woodrow “Pappy” Grove (1 Mar 1917–18 Feb 1965), Find A Grave Memorial no. 5854637, citing Drake Cemetery, Van Buren County, Tennessee, USA ; Maintained by Lawrence (Kip)J. Williams (contributor 1345089) .