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Sgt Howard Gregory Vaughn

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Sgt Howard Gregory Vaughn

  • Birth 7 Jan 1946 Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA
  • Death 3 Feb 1968 Hue, Thua Thien-Hue, Vietnam
  • Burial Alsip, Cook County, Illinois, USA
  • Memorial ID 58674482

MOS:0311 Rifleman.

Sgt Vaughn was killed in the battle of Khe Sanh after spending all three years he was in the Corps, serving in Vietnam.


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Further info from Ken
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"Sgt Vaughn was killed in the battle of Khe Sanh after spending all three years he was in the Corps, serving in Vietnam"

Actually, he was wounded 31 Jan 1968 at the Embassy House in Hue during the opening hours of the Tet Offensive. He died on 03 Feb 68. He served with C Co, 3rd Recon Bn, then transferred to H&S Co, HQ Bn, III MAF as an advisor to a Vietnamese Provincial Reconnaissance Unit.


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  • Maintained by: Tony
  • Originally Created by: Pennsylvania Lady
  • Added: 15 Sep 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 58674482
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Sgt Howard Gregory Vaughn (7 Jan 1946–3 Feb 1968), Find A Grave Memorial no. 58674482, citing Burr Oak Cemetery, Alsip, Cook County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Tony (contributor 47235247) .