Gregorio Pedro Castillo
Private First Class
A CO, 4TH BN, 3RD INFANTRY, 11TH INFANTRY BDE, AMERICAL DIV, USARV
Army of the United States
Glendale, California
May 09, 1943 to September 21, 1969
GREGORIO P CASTILLO is on the Wall at Panel W18, Line 119

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04 Feb 2007

Gregorio was a Monahans, Texas native. He was drafted into the service at age 24. He was killed by multiple fragmentation wounds on September 21, 1969. He was in his 9th month in Vietnam. He is buried in the Monahans, Texas City Cemetery. He is remembered by the Permian Basin Vietnam Veterans' Memorial located in Midland, Texas.

From a PBVVM representative,
Billy M. Brown
bmbrown@grandecom.net


 

A Note from The Virtual Wall

The MACV Summary for 21 Sep 1969 contains the following entry:

The 11 US soldiers from A Co, 4th Bn, 3rd Infantry who died in the fight described above were

  • SFC Joe A. Foster, Birmingham, AL
  • SGT Wilfredo B. Andrada, Hilo, HI
  • SGT Henry M. Stewart, Cincinnati, OH
  • CPL Dennis L. Bartlebaugh, Los Angeles, CA
  • CPL Carl A. Dean, Edgewater, MD (medic, HQ Co w/ A/4/3)
  • CPL Davitt J. Franks, Cleveland, OH
  • SP4 Larry C. Hathcock, Stanfield, NC
  • CPL Thomas L. Larson, Rock Island, IL
  • CPL Michael J. Pacheco, Paia Maui, HI
  • PFC Gregorio P. Castillo, Glendale, CA
  • PFC Steven V. Elting, Vestaburg, MI

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