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Dennis Smith, Service Record

United States Marine Corps

Date of Entry: April 1, 1966
Discharge: November 8, 1968

Rank (April 1, 1968): Sargent, E-5
Specialty: Machine Gunner, 0331

 

Medals, Badges and Citations

National Defense Service Medal
Vietnam Service Medal
Vietnam Campaign Medal
Presidential Unit Citation
Rifle Marksman Badge
 

Combat History, Vietnam, October 1967 - November 1968

October 14 to October 31, 1967 : Operation Admore, Khe Sahn

November 1, 1967 to March 31, 1968 : Operation Scotland, Khe Sahn

March 31 to April 16, 1968 : Operation Pegasus Quang Tri Province, Khe Sahn

April 16 to April 17, 1968 : Operation Scotland II, Quang Tri

April 25 to May 8, 1968 : Operation Rice, Wonder Beach

May 8 to May 16, 1968 : Operation Kentucky, Dong Ha

May 19 to May 26, 1968 : Operation Mamluke Thrust, Da Nang

May 26 to June 18, 1968 : Operation Allen Brook, Da Nang

June 19 to July 20, 1968 : Operation Mamluke Thrust, Da Nang

July 23 to July 27, 1968 : Operation Houston Phase IV, Phu Bai

July 28 to Septmeber 2, 1968 : Operation Houston Phase IV, Phu Bai

 

For Excepts From Diary, Click Below

Just Give Me Tomorrow (One Tour In Vietnam)

 

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