He was killed in action in the Pleiku province of South Vietnam.
Burial , Mountain Home National Cemetery, Johnson City, Tennessee.
He was a Medic assigned to Troop C, 2nd Squadron, 1st Cavalry Regiment, 4th Infantry Division.
- Rank: Specialist 4th Class
- Date of birth: 19 December 1941
- Date of death: 16 February 1968
- County: Washington
- Hometown: Johnson City
- Service Branch: Army
- Division/Assignment: 1st Cavalry Regiment, 4th Infantry Division
- Conflict: Vietnam
- Awards: Purple Heart
- Burial/Memorial Location: Mountain Home National Cemetery, Johnson City, TN
- Location In Memorial: Pillar XXIV, Middle Panel
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