Capt John Joseph “Joe” Livingston, Jr

Capt John Joseph “Joe” Livingston, Jr

Birth
Saint Louis, St. Louis City, Missouri, USA
Death 11 Nov 1966 (aged 26)
Vietnam
Burial Sainte Genevieve, Ste. Genevieve County, Missouri, USA
Memorial ID 93365816 · View Source
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- Utahns' Son, 27, Killed In Viet Nam -
Retired Col. and Mrs. John J. Livingston, 4010 Mount Olympus Way, Salt Lake City, Wednesday received word of the death of their son Friday when his helicopter was hit by small arms fire and crashed in Viet Nam. Their son, Capt. John Joseph Livingston, 27, had been an Army helicopter commander pilot in Viet Nam since March 17, 1966. Capt. Livingston was awarded the Viet Nam Service Medal, the Purple Heart, and the Air Medal with 21 clusters.

He was born Dec. 25, 1939, in St. Louis, Missouri. He attended schools in Missouri, Virginia and California before graduating from Frankfurt American High School in Frankfurt, Germany in 1957. He then earned a Bachelor's Degree from the University of Missouri in 1961, and was commissioned as a Second Lieutenant in the Army.

Capt. Livingston had lived in Salt Lake City briefly during vacations from school. He married Judith Louise Sexauer on Aug. 25, 1962, at Fort Walters, Texas. His wife and son, Stephen David, 2, live in Ste. Genevieve, Missouri.

Survivors include his parents, Salt Lake City; his widow and son of Ste. Genevieve, Missouri; and a sister, Mrs. Susan M. Pickering, Salt Lake City. Funeral services and burial will be in Ste. Genevieve, Missouri.
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--Vietnam War: U.S. Military Casualties--
Name: John Joseph Livingston
Birth Date: 25 Nov 1939
Death Date: 11 Nov 1966
Gender: Male
Age: 26
Race: Caucasian
Home City: Cedar Hill
Home State: Missouri
Religion: Presbyterian
Marital Status: Married
Service #: OF100878
Citizen Status: U.S.
Casualty Country: Republic of Vietnam
Casualty Type: Hostile
Casualty Reason: Helicopter Crash
Body Status: Body Recovered
Service Branch: Army
Component: Regular
Military Grade: Captain
Company: 117th Aviation Company
Province: Unknown
Length of Service: 4 years
Service Occupation: Rotary Wing Aviator


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  • Created by: Allen Monasmith
  • Added: 9 Jul 2012
  • Find a Grave Memorial 93365816
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Capt John Joseph “Joe” Livingston, Jr (25 Dec 1939–11 Nov 1966), Find a Grave Memorial no. 93365816, citing Valle Spring Cemetery, Sainte Genevieve, Ste. Genevieve County, Missouri, USA ; Maintained by Allen Monasmith (contributor 46880788) .