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Corp John Elmer Roe

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Corp John Elmer Roe

  • Birth 10 Aug 1948 Seymour, Baylor County, Texas, USA
  • Death 16 Aug 1968 Vietnam
  • Burial Dallas, Dallas County, Texas, USA
  • Memorial ID 63294217

Cpl. John E. Roe, USMC, 319 N. Frances, passed away in Vietnam. Survived by parents, Mrs. and Mrs. B. Brooks Roe; brother, Kenneth B. Roe; sisters, Mrs. Barbara Hyde, Mrs. Caroline Boone, Miss Charlotte Roe; grandparents Mrs. T. A. Phillips, Mrs. J. R. Snyder. Chapel services 11:30 a. m. Saturday. Rev. Craig C. Freeman officiating. Interment Laurel Land, with full military honors at the grave.

Dallas News
08-31-1968

FATHER: Byron Brooks Roe
MOTHER: Clara Imogene Snyder



John Elmer Roe
Corporal

PERSONAL DATA
Home of Record: Dallas, Texas
Date of birth: Tuesday, 08/10/1948

MILITARY DATA
Service: Marine Corps (Regular)
Grade at loss: E4
Rank: Corporal
ID No: 2307385
MOS: 0311 Rifleman
LenSvc: Between 2 and 3 years
Unit: D CO, 1ST BN, 3RD MARINES, 3RD MARDIV

CASUALTY DATA
Start Tour: Wednesday, 05/29/1968
Cas Date: Friday, 08/16/1968
Age at Loss: 20
Remains: Body recovered
Location: Quang Tri, South Vietnam
Type: Hostile, died outright
Reason: Artillery, rocket, or mortar - Ground casualty


VIETNAM VETERANS MEMORIAL WALL:

ON THE WALL Panel 48W Line 030


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  • Created by: Carol Moore
  • Added: 25 Dec 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 63294217
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Corp John Elmer Roe (10 Aug 1948–16 Aug 1968), Find A Grave Memorial no. 63294217, citing Laurel Land Memorial Park, Dallas, Dallas County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Carol Moore (contributor 46944791) .