Majkowski, Donald Henry



Rank: Corporal

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

MOS: 05B – Radio Operator

Awards: Bronze Star Medal, Purple Heart Medal, Army Good Conduct Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Vietnam Service Medal, Republic of Vietnam Campaign Medal

Unit awards: Vietnamese Gallantry Cross with Palm device

Enlisted by: Selected Service

Date of birth: 29-Aug-1946

Hometown: Chicago, Illinois

Marital status: Never Married

Campaign: Vietnam Conflict

Entered service: 24-Apr-1969

Start of tour: 7-Oct-1969

Incident date: 22-Jan-1970

Date of casualty: 22-Jan-1970

Age at death: 23

Cause of death: Hostile, died. Unknown. Other causes.
Donald Henry Majkowski was killed while gunner on a military vehicle on a combat operation when a hostile force was encountered. / Gunner on Armored Cavalry Assault Vehicle (ACAV) on mine sweep mission.  Engaged hostile force in firefight.

Location of fatality: Phuoc Long, South Vietnam, XU 955 213

Place of interment: Beverly Cemetery, Blue Island, Illinois, USA

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

Vietnam Veterans Memorial panel and row: 14W 058 (view Vietnam Veterans Memorial link in a new window)


The owner of this website has made a commitment to accessibility and inclusion, please report any problems that you encounter using the contact form on this website. This site uses the WP ADA Compliance Check plugin to enhance accessibility.