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Corp James Lee Gardner

Corp James Lee Gardner

Birth
Portland, Multnomah County, Oregon, USA
Death 2 Feb 1966 (aged 20)
Vietnam
Burial Portland, Multnomah County, Oregon, USA
Plot Section F Site 7423
Memorial ID 683649 · View Source
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Cpl. James L. Gardner Funeral services will be Wednesday at 2 p.m. at the Bennett Chapel Methodist Church, 13047 SE Ramona St., for Cpl. James Lee Gardner, USMC. Cpl. Gardner was killed in action in Quano Ndai Rhu, Viet Nam, 2 Feb (1966). Born 9 Nov 1945 in Portland, he lived at 13211 SE Claybourne St., and was a graduate of David Douglas High School. While attending David Douglas he played in the band and was a member of the wrestling team, receiving a letter in both activities. Survivors are his parents, Mr. and Mrs. James H. Gardner; three brothers, Donn, Jerry and Mark; and three sisters, Barbara Kay, Eileen and Lorraine, twins; grandparents, Mrs. Edan Petree, Mr. and Mrs. Claude Barley, and Mr. and Mrs. Howard Gardner. Military honors will be presented at Willamette National Cemetery by the USMC with Chaplain Charles Poling officiating. The family suggests remembrances be for the Bennett Chapel for the James Garnder Song Books Memorial. (The Oregonian, Portland OR, Tuesday 15 Feb 1966).


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  • Imported from: US Veteran's Affairs
  • Added: 25 Feb 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 683649
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Corp James Lee Gardner (9 Nov 1945–2 Feb 1966), Find A Grave Memorial no. 683649, citing Willamette National Cemetery, Portland, Multnomah County, Oregon, USA ; Maintained by US Veterans Affairs Office (contributor 5) .