Knox County War Casualties:  Vietnam War  (1957 - 1995)

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The following list includes U.S. Military Personnel  who died (including Missing and Captured Declared Dead)  as a result of the Vietnam War  (1957-1995).  List updated as of November, 1997.  Casualties listed in red  reported as  "body not recovered".


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TYPE OF CASUALTY:
 
ALLEN, DAN STEVEN            PFC  MARINES   KNOXVILLE     21AUG66  S.VIETNAM   20JAN48   HOSTILE,KILLED
BALITSARIS, JOHN BOMAR       1LT  ARMY      KNOXVILLE     05JUN69  S.VIETNAM   22MAR48   HOSTILE,KILLED
BARNARD, LARRY WAYNE         SGT  ARMY      KNOXVILLE     13FEB68  S.VIETNAM   07AUG47   HOSTILE,KILLED
BISHOP, WILLIAM BUEL II      SGT  ARMY      KNOXVILLE     22OCT69  S.VIETNAM   13MAR47   HOSTILE,KILLED
BLACKBURN, WILLIAM ALFRED    SFC  ARMY      KNOXVILLE     11NOV69  S.VIETNAM   14APR30   HOSTILE,KILLED
BLAKELY, BRUCE WILLIAM       PFC  MARINES   KNOXVILLE     08JUN70  S.VIETNAM   22FEB51   HOSTILE,KILLED
BRADLEY, LARRY GRANT         PFC  ARMY      KNOXVILLE     12JAN69  S.VIETNAM   20FEB46   HOSTILE,KILLED
BRADY, JAMES ALFRED SR       WO   ARMY      KNOXVILLE     02JUL68  S.VIETNAM   20AUG28   HOSTILE,KILLED
BROWDER, JEROME ALBERT JR    SFC  ARMY      KNOXVILLE     19AUG71  S.VIETNAM   23JUL42   HOSTILE,KILLED
BROYLES, FREDERICK PHILLIP   SP4  ARMY      KNOXVILLE     26SEP70  S.VIETNAM   15MAY45   NON-HOS.DIED-OTHER
BRYANT, WALTER TARVER        PFC  ARMY      KNOXVILLE     21MAR69  S.VIETNAM   18APR46   HOSTILE,KILLED
      
CHILDRESS, BENJAMIN V JR     SSGT ARMY      KNOXVILLE     01APR70  S.VIETNAM   10MAR30   HOSTILE,KILLED
CLARK, GEORGE EDWARD JR      SGT  ARMY      KNOXVILLE     20OCT67  S.VIETNAM   10SEP42   HOSTILE,KILLED
COFFEY, JESSE J              SGT  ARMY      KNOXVILLE     01APR66  S.VIETNAM   06OCT35   HOSTILE,DIED-WOUNDS
CONNER, MICHAEL RAY          SSGT AIR FORCE KNOXVILLE     22APR70  S.VIETNAM   17SEP47   HOSTILE,KILLED
COX, STERLING EDWARD         1LT  ARMY      KNOXVILLE     15JAN69  S.VIETNAM   27MAR41   HOSTILE,KILLED
CURTIS, HAROLD GENE          CPL  MARINES   CONCORD       20OCT69  S.VIETNAM   02FEB48   HOSTILE,KILLED
      
DAIL, WILLIE FRED JR         PFC  MARINES   KNOXVILLE     31DEC67  S.VIETNAM   04DEC48   HOSTILE,KILLED
DAWSON, MICHAEL DAVID        LCPL MARINES   KNOXVILLE     17JUN69  S.VIETNAM   09JUL48   HOSTILE,KILLED
DIAL, JAMES WILLIAM          SSGT ARMY      KNOXVILLE     06MAY68  S.VIETNAM   12NOV28   HOSTILE,KILLED
DICKEY, JAMES MARCELL        SP5  ARMY      KNOXVILLE     15JUL71  S.VIETNAM   29AUG49   NON-HOS.DIED-ILL,INJ
FORD, WILLIAM WALLACE        MAJ  ARMY      KNOXVILLE     10JAN69  S.VIETNAM   25AUG27   HOSTILE,KILLED
FOSTER, PAUL LEONARD         SMS  AIR FORCE KNOXVILLE     12AUG75  LAOS        20NOV45   HOSTILE,DIED-MISSING
      
GENTRY, LENNIS CLYDE         SP4  ARMY      POWELL        22JAN70  S.VIETNAM   27MAY49   HOSTILE,KILLED
GLANDON, GARY ALVEN          1LT  AIR FORCE POWELL        26MAY66  S.VIETNAM   17APR40   HOSTILE,DIED-MISSING
GOODMAN, THOMAS HILL JR      SSGT ARMY      KNOXVILLE     27MAY68  S.VIETNAM   03JUL46   HOSTILE,KILLED
HAGGARD, WILLIAM ELMER       CPL  MARINES   POWELL        21JAN70  S.VIETNAM   16AUG49   HOSTILE,DIED-WOUNDS
HANKINS, ALBERT RAY          PFC  ARMY      POWELL        08MAY71  S.VIETNAM   02SEP49   NON-HOS.DIED-OTHER
HARRISON, BILLY JOE          PFC  MARINES   KNOXVILLE     24AUG66  S.VIETNAM   22MAR47   HOSTILE,KILLED
HAWKINS, GORDON ABNER        CAPT ARMY      KNOXVILLE     11JUN68  S.VIETNAM   31JUL37   HOSTILE,KILLED
HAYES, RAY ALLEN             SGT  MARINES   KNOXVILLE     17SEP68  S.VIETNAM   06FEB44   HOSTILE,KILLED
HAYES, JESSE BOYD            SP4  ARMY      GRANDVIEW     09JAN69  S.VIETNAM   30JAN46   HOSTILE,KILLED
HEADRICK, VERNON LEON        PFC  ARMY      KNOXVILLE     19SEP68  S.VIETNAM   21AUG48   HOSTILE,KILLED
HELTON, JAMES CARLOS         MSGT ARMY      WEST HILLS    17APR67  S.VIETNAM   08OCT30   HOSTILE,KILLED
HILL, RAYMOND LEE            SGT  ARMY      KNOXVILLE     30JAN66  S.VIETNAM   02NOV39   HOSTILE,KILLED
HILL, TOMMY EDWARD           BM2  NAVY      KNOXVILLE     14FEB66  S.VIETNAM   11JUL33   HOSTILE,DIED-MISSING
JONES, LENNIS GODDARD JR     SSGT ARMY      KNOXVILLE     06NOV69  S.VIETNAM   14APR47   NON-HOS.DIED-OTHER
JONES, SAM RAYMOND           SGT  MARINES   KNOXVILLE     23JUN67  S.VIETNAM   05JUL44   HOSTILE,KILLED
KENNEDY, THOMAS MARTIN       SFC  ARMY      KNOXVILLE     19MAR71  S.VIETNAM   01APR40   HOSTILE,KILLED
KING, GERALD EUGENE          CPL  MARINES   KNOXVILLE     10MAY68  S.VIETNAM   06FEB48   HOSTILE,KILLED   
LANE, ROBERT HARRISON JR     SGT  ARMY      CONCORD       01APR70  S.VIETNAM   17SEP50   HOSTILE,KILLED
LONG, WAYNE THOMAS           PVT  ARMY      KNOXVILLE     27DEC65  S.VIETNAM   10DEC47   HOSTILE,KILLED
LOVE, HUGH ALLEN             PFC  ARMY      KNOXVILLE     17FEB66  S.VIETNAM   19AUG39   HOSTILE,KILLED
LUMLEY, DONALD RICHARD       2LT  MARINES   KNOXVILLE     04MAR66  S.VIETNAM   30DEC36   HOSTILE,KILLED
MAPLES, PAUL EDWARD          SP4  ARMY      KNOXVILLE     06APR69  S.VIETNAM   22FEB49   HOSTILE,DIED-WOUNDS
MARCUM, JIMMY ALLEN          SP4  ARMY      CONCORD       04FEB66  S.VIETNAM   19JUN42   HOSTILE,KILLED
MARINE, DAVID HARLON         SP4  ARMY      KNOXVILLE     04JUN70  S.VIETNAM   29JUN51   HOSTILE,KILLED
MC CARTER, ROBERT LEONARD    PFC  ARMY      KNOXVILLE     21NOV67  S.VIETNAM   24SEP47   HOSTILE,DIED-MISSING
MC CARTER, THOMAS LUTHER     HN   NAVY      KNOXVILLE     06JUL67  S.VIETNAM   20DEC46   HOSTILE,KILLED
MC LEMORE, JAMES ROBERT      PFC  MARINES   KNOXVILLE     28FEB66  S.VIETNAM   02JAN43   HOSTILE,KILLED
MC LOUGHLIN, ROBERT A JR     CPL  MARINES   KNOXVILLE     19JUN68  S.VIETNAM   21NOV46   HOSTILE,KILLED
MC NISH, JAMES RONALD        SP4  ARMY      KNOXVILLE     05FEB69  S.VIETNAM   14JUN47   HOSTILE,KILLED
MERRIMAN, CHARLES EDWARD     PFC  ARMY      KNOXVILLE     16JUL67  S.VIETNAM   05SEP47   HOSTILE,KILLED
MONEYMAKER, WAYNE            TSGT AIR FORCE KNOXVILLE     25MAR69  THAILAND    13JUN31   NON-HOS.DIED-ILL,INJ
MORGAN, JOHN HENRY           PFC  ARMY      KNOXVILLE     26MAY66  S.VIETNAM   21JUN47   HOSTILE,KILLED
NEAL, EDWARD LEON            SFC  ARMY      KNOXVILLE     02DEC69  S.VIETNAM   01MAY36   HOSTILE,KILLED
NELSON, ROBERT DWAYNE        SP4  ARMY      KNOXVILLE     08OCT67  S.VIETNAM   12AUG46   NON-HOS.DIED-MISS.
NEWMAN, JAMES CLIFFORD JR    ADR1 NAVY      KNOXVILLE     06FEB68  S.VIETNAM   24SEP32   NON-HOS.DIED-MISS. 
NIPPER, DONALD EDWARD        SP4  ARMY      KNOXVILLE     04MAY68  S.VIETNAM   26MAR48   HOSTILE,KILLED
NOE, JERRY LYNN              PFC  ARMY      KNOXVILLE     22JUN67  S.VIETNAM   22JUL48   HOSTILE,DIED-MISSING
OLIVER, BOBBY GLENN          SGT  ARMY      KNOXVILLE     11JUN69  S.VIETNAM   19NOV47   HOSTILE,DIED-WOUNDS
PATE, JOHN H JR              SGT  ARMY      KNOXVILLE     05MAY68  S.VIETNAM   11SEP40   HOSTILE,DIED-WOUNDS
PILKINGTON, CHARLES H JR     2LT  MARINES   KNOXVILLE     14MAY69  S.VIETNAM   29SEP46   HOSTILE,KILLED
REED, CHARLES OSCAR          PFC  ARMY      POWELL        18MAY67  S.VIETNAM   05APR47   HOSTILE,DIED-MISSING
REED, WILBERT                CPL  ARMY      KNOXVILLE     29JAN70  S.VIETNAM   03JUL43   HOSTILE,KILLED
ROBERTS, JOHN LEONARD        SGT  ARMY      KNOXVILLE     01AUG71  S.VIETNAM   04AUG49   NON-HOS.DIED-OTHER
ROBERTSON, ALLEN HARVEY      WO   ARMY      KNOXVILLE     03JUN69  S.VIETNAM   06OCT48   NON-HOS.DIED-OTHER
ROEBUCK, ROBERT LENNON       PFC  MARINES   KNOXVILLE     26FEB69  S.VIETNAM   11SEP49   HOSTILE,KILLED
RUGGLES, JOHN RICHARD III    2LT  MARINES   KNOXVILLE     28FEB68  S.VIETNAM   23OCT44   HOSTILE,KILLED
SCOTT, WILLIAM HENRY         SP4  ARMY      KNOXVILLE     03MAR70  S.VIETNAM   26MAR49   HOSTILE,KILLED
SEXTON, JOHN DAVID           SGT  ARMY      KNOXVILLE     01MAY69  S.VIETNAM   21NOV46   NON-HOS.DIED-OTHER
SHERROD, DONALD ANCKER       SP4  ARMY      KNOXVILLE     08AUG66  S.VIETNAM   02JUN43   HOSTILE,KILLED
SMELSER, ROGER MYERS         RM3  NAVY      KNOXVILLE     02JUL72  S.VIETNAM   21AUG50   NON-HOS.DIED-OTHER
SMITH, BOYD WAYNE            1LT  ARMY      KNOXVILLE     05MAY70  CAMBODIA    14DEC47   HOSTILE,KILLED
SMITH, GARY D                PFC  ARMY      KNOXVILLE     17NOV65  S.VIETNAM   14MAR42   HOSTILE,KILLED
SMITH, JERRY LYNN            1LT  ARMY      KNOXVILLE     25MAY70  S.VIETNAM   28JAN46   HOSTILE,DIED-WOUNDS
TRAVIS, JAMES DAVID JR       LCPL MARINES   CONCORD       11SEP67  S.VIETNAM   06MAY45   NON-HOS.DIED-OTHER
VANDERGRIFF, RODGER ALAN     PFC  MARINES   KNOXVILLE     12MAY69  S.VIETNAM   04OCT49   HOSTILE,KILLED
VARNER, THOMAS ALLISON JR    CPL  MARINES   KNOXVILLE     27DEC67  S.VIETNAM   30MAR47   HOSTILE,KILLED
WALKER, JACKIE CARROLL       1LT  ARMY      CORRYTON      20NOV69  S.VIETNAM   09SEP47   HOSTILE,DIED-WOUNDS
WATSON, JAMES HAROLD         SP4  ARMY      KNOXVILLE     26MAR69  S.VIETNAM   14FEB48   HOSTILE,KILLED
WEAVER, JERRY LEE            LCPL MARINES   KNOXVILLE     13JUL68  S.VIETNAM   12MAR48   HOSTILE,KILLED
WHITMAN, DAVID STEWART       PFC  MARINES   KNOXVILLE     27FEB69  S.VIETNAM   25MAY49   HOSTILE,KILLED
WILES, ALVIN EUGENE          SGT  ARMY      KNOXVILLE     13MAY68  S.VIETNAM   20JUL46   HOSTILE,KILLED
WILLIAMS, LABON RAPHAEL      PFC  MARINES   KNOXVILLE     02NOV69  S.VIETNAM   18DEC49   NON-HOS.DIED-OTHER
WOOLIVER, CHARLES WILLIAM    LCPL MARINES   KNOXVILLE     04MAY66  S.VIETNAM   06JAN45   HOSTILE,KILLED
WRIGHT, MELVIN ROY           LCPL MARINES   KNOXVILLE     01JUL67  S.VIETNAM   19MAR47   HOSTILE,KILLED
YODER, JAMES STRONG          SP4  ARMY      KNOXVILLE     22NOV67  S.VIETNAM   11FEB49   HOSTILE,KILLED
     
*For persons who died while missing or captured, the date of casualty is the date died or declared dead, 
not the date declared missing or captured.  


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