GREEN BERETS Acre, Lawrence Dale

Rogue Warrior
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  • SURNAME
Acre
  • FORENAME
Lawrence Dale
  • UNIT
5 SF Group (MACV-SOG-CCS) (MLSS)
  • RANK
Major
  • NUMBER
0-78201
  • DATE OF DEATH
9th October 1969
  • AGE
34
  • GRAVESITE
Coeur d'Alene Memorial Gardens, Coeur d'Alene, Kootenai County, Idaho
  • ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
from Spokane, Washington
born 2.2.1935 Idaho
son of late Lyman Elmer (1896-1959) and late Louise E. (nee Andres) Acre (1896-1949)
father served as Private Co.B 213 Engineers in WW1
single
graduated Coeur d'Alene High School, Idaho 1951
graduated Gonzaga University, Spokane 1951-55
entered service 5.8.1955 (2Lt USAR)
service number given as 518345612 also
Infantry Officer Basic Course, Fort Benning 1955-56
2Lt Infantry 29.1.1958
Formal School/Ranger School, Fort Benning 1965-66
MACV-SOG 1968-69
awards Bronze Star with oak leaf cluster, Army Commendation Medal
KIA in helicopter crash Quan Loi area, Binh Long Province, South Vietnam
UH-1D (66-01106) (195 AHC)
Vietnam Veterans Memorial, Washington, D.C. Panel 17W Line 53
 
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