Robert Benjamin Luther
Corporal
D CO, 1ST BN, 11TH INFANTRY, 5TH INF DIV, USARV
Army of the United States
Grand Island, New York
October 09, 1948 to May 10, 1970
ROBERT B LUTHER is on the Wall at Panel W10, Line 13

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D Company, 1-11 Infantry relinquished responsibility for the security of FSB Fuller to the 2nd ARVN Regt, and departed FSB Fuller by foot. While enroute to the Khe Gio Bridge, sporadic 120mm and small arms sniper fire was received. Six (6) men were killed when the military aircraft was fired upon by a hostile enemy and it crashed and burned while attempting the evacuation of wounded soldiers near the DMZ. Lt Schmitz was the pilot. The men were:


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He is buried in Trinity United Methodist Cemetery, Grand Island, Erie County, New York along with his father. His father served his country during World War II in the U.S. Navy.

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