George Willis Martin

Military Data
Length Service 16
Unit SD-5891, HQ, MACV ADVISORS, MACV

Casualty Data
Incident Date 11 October 1964
Casualty Date 11 October 1964
Age at Loss 34
Location Province not reported, South Vietnam
Remains Body recovered
Casualty Type Hostile, died outright
Casualty Reason Ground casualty
Casualty Detail Other explosive device

Vietnam Wall Panel 01E Line 066

Horace Laster, Friend
cedar532@aol.com
6305 Danville Ct.,  Frederick, Md 21701 USA
Tribute to a Friend
George was 3 or 4 years older than I, but I so vividly remember coming home after he had finished basic training. We were in public housing and he was our hero. George got out doing what he loved. I too got George! I became a physician. Love and miss you.
Friday, September 27, 2002

  • Rank: Sergeant First Class
  • Date of birth:
  • 3 October 1929
  • Date of death: 11 October 1964
  • County: Hamilton
  • Hometown: Chattanooga
  • Service Branch: Army
  • Division/Assignment: Advisory Team SD-5891
  • Conflict: Vietnam
  • Burial/Memorial Location: Golden Gate National Cemetery, San Bruno, San Mateo County, California
  • Location In Memorial: Pillar XXIII, Top Panel
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