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Lieut Robert Allen Butz

Lieut Robert Allen Butz

Birth
Easton, Northampton County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 26 Jun 1965 (aged 25)
Tam Kỳ, Quang Nam, Vietnam
Burial Easton, Northampton County, Pennsylvania, USA
Memorial ID 8781191 · View Source
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Lieutenant Butz was a graduate of Bangor High School and Muhlenberg College class of 1961. At the time of his death he was serving with the Marines on a leave of absence from Bangor high School, where he taught biology and was an assistant football coach.
He drowned trying to save his men when their tank plunged into a 12-foot hole while fording a river.
He was survived by: his parents, Frank D. Butz,Sr. and Irene (Papp) Butz, his brother Frank Jr., sisters Jean Louise and Marilyn Ann, grandmother Elizabeth Butz, widow Mildred (Murphy) Butz and son Barry R.


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  • Created by: Dolores Maxwell
  • Added: 17 May 2004
  • Find A Grave Memorial 8781191
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Lieut Robert Allen Butz (15 Aug 1939–26 Jun 1965), Find A Grave Memorial no. 8781191, citing Easton Cemetery, Easton, Northampton County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Dolores Maxwell (contributor 46617533) .