Maj John Patrick Giguere

Maj John Patrick Giguere

Birth
Prince George, Prince George County, Virginia, USA
Death 25 Oct 1983 (aged 33)
Grenada
Burial Quantico, Prince William County, Virginia, USA
Plot 1, 0, 8464
Military MAJ, US MARINE CORPS
Memorial ID 696323 · View Source
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VIETNAM & GRENADA VETERAN
KILLED IN ACTION GRENADA
UNITED STATES MARINE CORPS

MAJ. JOHN PATRICK GIGUERE USMC
PILOT AH-IT (TOW) COBRA ATTACK HELICOPTER

Killed in action & sacrificed his life so that others may live on the island of Grenada during Operation Urgent Fury.

Awarded the Silver Star posthumously for valor & heroism. Please see and read the attached silver star citation.

WE HONOR HIS MEMORY SO HE IS NEVER FORGOTTEN.


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  • Maintained by: Jdrhook
  • Originally Created by: US Veterans Affairs Office
  • Added: 25 Feb 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 696323
  • Sharon & Jackie
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Maj John Patrick Giguere (3 May 1950–25 Oct 1983), Find A Grave Memorial no. 696323, citing Quantico National Cemetery, Quantico, Prince William County, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Jdrhook (contributor 47204610) .