Cecil Curtis McKinneySpecialist Five
B CO, 1ST BN, 327TH INF RGT, 101 ABN DIV
Army of the United States
26 September 1946 - 05 October 1968
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The database page for Cecil Curtis McKinney
Curtis was born in El Reno, Oklahoma, but grew up in Midland, Texas. He was a 1965 graduate of Midland Lee High School. He attended Texas Tech University and then joined the U.S. Army where he trained as a medic and also earned his parachutist wings. He was deeply devoted to his church and his family. He enjoyed sports. Curtis was in his 2nd tour in Vietnam when he was killed in a "hostile" misadventure situation. Curtis is remembered by his community and by the Permian Basin Vietnam Memorial located at Midland International Airport, Midland, Texas.
Medics on the Wall
memorial which honors the
Army Medics and Navy Corpsmen who died in Vietnam.
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With all respect
Jim Schueckler, former CW2, US Army
Ken Davis, Commander, United States Navy (Ret)
Channing Prothro, former CAP Marine
Last updated 08/10/2009