CPL Vallance Galen Arkie

CPL Vallance Galen Arkie

Birth
Parker, La Paz County, Arizona, USA
Death 3 Sep 1967 (aged 19)
Quảng Trị, Vietnam
Burial Parker, La Paz County, Arizona, USA
Memorial ID 62800512 · View Source
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Cpl Arkie #2278072
MOS:0311 Rifleman.

Vallance went to Los Angeles,CA where he
enlisted in the Marines 18 April 1966.
When Vallance arrived in Vietnam he was
assigned to Lima company,3rd Battalion,
4th Marine Regiment,3rd Marine Division.
Lima Company was operating out of Con
Thien (Hill 158),11 kilometers north of
the Cam Lo Village when Con Thien had a
barrage of 85MM hostile fire hit the compound.
Cpl VArkie died as a result of multiple
fragmentation wounds to the entire body
as a result of hostile mortar fire.
Survived by his parents,Henry D & Jeanette
Arkie of Route #1,Box 18,Parker,AZ.


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  • Maintained by: Tony
  • Originally Created by: Jeanne Doomen
  • Added: 11 Dec 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 62800512
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for CPL Vallance Galen Arkie (7 Sep 1947–3 Sep 1967), Find A Grave Memorial no. 62800512, citing Parker Community Cemetery, Parker, La Paz County, Arizona, USA ; Maintained by Tony (contributor 47235247) .