GREEN BERETS Marcantel, Walter Lee

John Robertson

Administrator
Staff member
  • SURNAME
Marcantel

  • FORENAME
Walter Lee

  • UNIT
10 SF Group (HQ and HQ Company)

  • RANK
Captain

  • NUMBER

  • DATE OF DEATH
18th February 1970

  • AGE
24

  • GRAVESITE
Fairhaven Memorial Park,Santa Ana,Orange County,California

  • ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
from Orange County,California
born 27.5.1945 Brown County,Texas
son of Orise and Edith Marion (nee Purcella) Marcantel
graduated Orange High School
5 SF Group (MACV-SOG-CCS) (Project Omega) (RT Hatchet) (First Lieutenant) 1969
WIA 24.4.1969 Cambodia
10 SF Group 1969-70
died in training (parachute) accident Fort Devens,Massachusetts

 
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