VIETNAM - GREEN, JAMES DAVID

Green, James David

VIETNAM - GREEN, JAMES DAVID
GREEN, JAMES DAVID

Rank: Specialist 4

Unit: B Troop, 1st Squadron, 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment

MOS: 11C – Indirect Fire Infantryman

Awards: National Defense Service Medal, Vietnam Service Medal, Republic of Vietnam Campaign Medal

Unit awards: Vietnamese Gallantry Cross with Palm device

Enlisted by: Regular

Date of birth: 12-Apr-1948

Hometown: Texarkana, Arkansas

Marital status: Never Married

Campaign: Vietnam Conflict

Entered service: 29-Oct-1965

Start of tour:  Unknown

Incident date: 19-Nov-1966

Date of casualty: 29-Dec-1966

Age at death: 18

Cause of death: Non-hostile, died of illness/injury. Vehicle Crash (MC). Vehicle loss or crash.
James David Green died as result of 2d and 3d degree burns over 80% of body. He was a passenger in an armored personnel carrier when on 19 Nov 1966 in Vietnam ammunition accidentally exploded.

Location of fatality: South Vietnam

Place of interment: East Memorial Gardens, Texarkana, Arkansas, USA

View this soldier‘s Find a Grave page (opens in a new window)

Vietnam Veterans Memorial panel and row: 13E 097 (view Vietnam Veterans Memorial link in a new window)

 

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