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 Charles Merlin Moe, Jr

Charles Merlin Moe, Jr

Birth
Lake Odessa, Ionia County, Michigan, USA
Death 17 May 1969 (aged 21)
Quang Tri, Vietnam
Burial Lake Odessa, Ionia County, Michigan, USA
Memorial ID 86868727 · View Source
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The Ionia Sentinel-Standard, Thursday, May 29,1969 Funeral services for Lance Corporal Charles M. Moe, Jr., U. S. Marine killed in action in Vietnam, May 17, 1969 will be at Pickens funeral chapel in Lake Odessa at 1:30 p.m. Monday, June 2 1969. His body was scheduled to arrive in Detroit Thursday May 29, 1969 for transportation to Lake Odessa where burial will be in Lakeside cemetery. His parents, Mr. and Mrs. Charles Moe, Sr., of Ainsworth Road, Lake Odessa received word he had been killed while on patrol south of the Vandergrist combat base. He entered the service last March, received his training at San Diego, Calif. and was assigned overseas duty last September.

ON THE WALL:Panel W24 Line 32 PERSONAL DATA: Home of Record Lake Odessa, Michigan Date of birth:10/09/1947 MILITARY DATA: Service:United States Marine Corps Grade at loss:E3 Rank/Rate:Lance Corporal ID No:2450916 MOS/RATING:2531: Field Radio Operator Length Service:01 Unit:E CO, 3RD RECON BN, 3RD MARDIV, III MAFCASUALTY DATA: Start Tour:09/28/1968 Incident Date:05/17/1969 Casualty Date:05/17/1969 Age at Loss: 21 Location:Quang Tri Province, South Vietnam Remains: Body recovered Casualty Type: Hostile, died outright Casualty Reason:Ground casualty Casualty Detail:Other explosive device


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  • Created by: Ron "Ozzie" Oswalt
  • Added: 16 Mar 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 86868727
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Charles Merlin Moe, Jr (9 Oct 1947–17 May 1969), Find A Grave Memorial no. 86868727, citing Lakeside Cemetery, Lake Odessa, Ionia County, Michigan, USA ; Maintained by Ron "Ozzie" Oswalt (contributor 46902513) .