VINCENT DOUGLAS WESTBERRY
LCPL - E3 - Marine Corps - Regular
21 year old Single, Negro, Male
Born on Feb 06, 1947
From LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA
Length of service 2 years.
His tour of duty began on Feb 07, 1968
Casualty was on Mar 10, 1968
in THUA THIEN, SOUTH VIETNAM
HOSTILE, GROUND CASUALTY
OTHER EXPLOSIVE DEVICE
Body was recovered
Panel 44E - - Line 12
Perhaps someone that sees this will provide information on his family.
It's my understanding that this happened at Khe Sanh. I was with an Army Recon unit next to the Marines. I watched as they flew the body bags in and layed them on the ramp awaiting pickup.
Maybe Vincent was one of them.
One Month and three Days in the Nam.
It makes no matter that he was a 21 year old Single, Negro, Male, as munitions do not discriminate.