VIETNAM - THOMAS, BERNARD MONROE

Thomas, Bernard Monroe

VIETNAM - THOMAS, BERNARD MONROE
THOMAS, BERNARD MONROE

Rank: Specialist 4

Unit: L Troop, 3rd Squadron, 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment

MOS: 11D – Armor Reconnaissance Specialist

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

Badges: Combat Infantryman Badge

Unit awards: Meritorious Unit Citation, Vietnamese Gallantry Cross with Palm device

Enlisted by: Regular

Date of birth: 21-Aug-1947

Hometown: Minneapolis, Minnesota

Marital status: Never Married

Campaign: Vietnam Conflict

Start of tour: 23-Aug-1966

Incident date: 7-Apr-1967

Date of casualty: 7-Apr-1967

Age at death: 19

Cause of death: Hostile, died. Small Arms Fire. Gun or small arms fire.
Bernard Monroe Thomas was on listening post when hit by hostile small arms fire.

Location of fatality: Binh Duong, South Vietnam

Place of interment: Fort Snelling National Cemetery, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA

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

Vietnam Veterans Memorial panel and row: 17E 119 (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.