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1st Marine Division in Con Thien 1968.

US Marines Fire a Mortar and scenes of building a base of operations at Con Thien in January of 1968 by members of the 2nd Battalion, 1st Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division. Color Film Footage.

1st Marine Division Vietnam Missing in Action

There are 34 soldiers of the 1st Marine Division Vietnam still listed as missing in action.

Staff Sergeant Carlos Ashlock 5th Marines 05/12/1967
Staff Sergeant Darrell E. Ayers 1st Reconnaissance Battalion 03/19/1970
Staff Sergeant Robert L. Babula 1st Marines 08/28/1966
Sergeant John H. Bailey 5th Marines 05/01/1967
Staff Sergeant John E. Bodenschatz 1st Marines 08/28/1966
Private First Class Stephen E. Breiner 1st Engineer Battalion 09/24/1968
Lance Corporal Albert Brigham 5th Marines 12/14/1966
Private James W. Brown 5th Marines 04/05/1966
Staff Sergeant Dennis R. Carter 1st Marines 08/28/1966
Corporal Arnold Collins 7th Marines 12/04/1967
Lance Corporal Theothis Collins 1st Marines 08/19/1968
Lance Corporal Jerry D. Dewberry 1st Marines 07/05/1968
Staff Sergeant David W. Erickson 7th Marines 03/16/1968
Staff Sergeant Robert H. Gage 1st Marines 07/03/1966
Staff Sergeant Charles H. Gatewood 1st Marines 05/31/1968
Corporal Roger C. Gaughan 5th Marines 05/01/1967
Chief Warrant Officer Third Class Solomon H. Godwin Headquarters Battalion 02/05/1968
Private First Class Hilario H. Guajardo 5th Marines 05/01/1967
Staff Sergeant Roger D. Hamilton 1st Marines 04/21/1967
Gunnery Sergeant Gregory J. Harris 11th Marines 06/12/1966
Lance Corporal Jonathan P. Kmetyk 1st Reconnaissance Battalion 11/14/1967
Staff Sergeant Edward L. Krausman 7th Marines 03/16/1968
Chief Hospital Corpsman Michael L. Laporte 1st Reconnaissance Battalion 09/05/1967
Lance Corporal Thomas P. Mahoney 1st Marines 07/06/1968
Captain Lavoy D. McVey 1st Reconnaissance Battalion 03/02/1970
Staff Sergeant James R. Moore 9th Engineer Battalion 02/28/1967
Lance Corporal Howard Ogden 7th Marines 10/18/1967
Lance Corporal John H. Reeves 1st Marines 12/23/1966
Second Lieutenant David W. Skibbe 1st Reconnaissance Battalion 03/02/1970
Lance Corporal Carl A. Smith Support Battalion 05/01/1967
Private First Class Duwayne Soulier 7th Communication Battalion 05/01/1967
Staff Sergeant James C. Thomas 7th Marines 04/03/1968
Lance Corporal Paul D. Tice 7th Marines 09/24/1966
Staff Sergeant Edward A. Willing 13th Marines 07/21/1968

1st Marine Division Vietnam Recovered Missing in Action

There are 17 soldiers of the 1st Marine Division Vietnam that have been identified and recovered.

Lance Corporal Merlin R. Allen 1st Marines Missing: 06/30/1967, Recovered: 6/25/2012
Private First Class Thomas J. Blackman 13th Marines Missing: 05/10/1968, Recovered: 9/8/1999
Staff Sergeant Robert C. Borton 1st Marines Missing: 08/28/1966, Recovered: 2/8/1993
Lance Corporal Irvin L. Bower 5th Marines Missing: 10/06/1969, Recovered: 11/20/2000
Private First Class Paul S. Czerwonka 13th Marines Missing: 05/10/1968, Recovered: 9/8/1999
Staff Sergeant Richard W. Fischer 5th Marines Missing: 01/08/1968, Recovered: 10/7/1994
Lance Corporal Thomas W. Fritsch 13th Marines Missing: 05/10/1968, Recovered: 9/8/1999
Private First Class Barry L. Hempel 13th Marines Missing: 05/10/1968, Recovered: 9/8/1999
Lance Corporal Raymond T. Heyne 13th Marines Missing: 05/10/1968, Recovered: 9/8/1999
Corporal Gerald E. King 13th Marines Missing: 05/10/1968, Recovered: 9/8/1999
Private First Class Robert C. Lopez 13th Marines Missing: 05/10/1968, Recovered: 9/8/1999
Private First Class William D. McGonigle 13th Marines Missing: 05/10/1968, Recovered: 9/8/1999
Lance Corporal Donald W. Mitchell 13th Marines Missing: 05/10/1968, Recovered: 9/8/1999
Staff Sergeant Harold E. Reid 7th Marines Missing: 09/13/1967, Recovered: 6/13/1996
Lance Corporal James R. Sargent 13th Marines Missing: 05/10/1968, Recovered: 9/8/1999
Sergeant Robert C. Sherman 7th Communication Battalion Missing: 06/24/1967, Recovered: 3/20/1985
Staff Sergeant Joseph F. Trujillo 1st Marines Missing: 09/03/1966, Recovered: 6/1/1992

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