VIETNAM - MCDANIEL, ROGER PAUL

McDaniel, Roger Paul

VIETNAM - MCDANIEL, ROGER PAUL
MCDANIEL, ROGER PAUL

Rank: Private, Pv-2 (Army), Pvt (Airforce, Marine Corps)

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

MOS: 11C – Indirect Fire Infantryman

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

Badges: Combat Infantryman Badge

Unit awards: Vietnamese Gallantry Cross with Palm device

Enlisted by: Selected Service

Date of birth: 24-Dec-1945

Hometown: Quinwood, West Virginia

Marital status: Married to Delta C. McDaniel

Campaign: Vietnam Conflict

Entered service: 8-Nov-1965

Start of tour: 11-Aug-1966

Incident date: 6-Jul-1967

Date of casualty: 6-Jul-1967

Age at death: 21

Cause of death: Hostile, died of wounds. Explosive Device. Other explosive device.
Roger Paul McDaniel was passenger on a military vehicle during combat operation when the vehicle hit a hostile mine.

Location of fatality: Quang Tin, South Vietnam

Place of interment: Wallace Memorial Cemetery, Crawley, West Virginia, USA

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Vietnam Veterans Memorial panel and row: 23E 021 (view Vietnam Veterans Memorial link in a new window)