VIETNAM - HOGUE, JOHN MICHAEL

Hogue, John Michael

VIETNAM - HOGUE, JOHN MICHAEL
HOGUE, JOHN MICHAEL

Rank: Specialist 4

Unit: Headquarters & Headquarters Troop, 2nd Squadron, 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment

MOS: 11D – Armor Reconnaissance Specialist

Awards: Purple Heart Medal, Army Commendation Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Vietnam Service Medal, Republic of Vietnam Campaign Medal

Badges: Combat Infantryman Badge

Unit awards: Valorous Unit Award, Vietnamese Gallantry Cross with Palm device

Enlisted by: Selected Service

Date of birth: 17-Jun-1947

Hometown: Chehalis, Washington

Marital status: Never Married

Campaign: Vietnam Conflict

Entered service: 23-Aug-1967

Start of tour: 13-Jan-1968

Incident date: 23-Jul-1968

Date of casualty: 23-Jul-1968

Age at death: 21

Cause of death: Hostile, died. Explosive Device. Other explosive device.
John Michael Hogue died from wounds received while driver of military vehicle on convoy mission when vehicle hit hostile mine.

Location of fatality: Binh Duong, South Vietnam

Place of interment: Claquato Cemetery, Chehalis, Washington, USA

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

Vietnam Veterans Memorial panel and row: 51W 041 (view Vietnam Veterans Memorial link in a new window)

 

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