James Ray Parrett
Private First Class
C TRP, 1ST SQDN, 9TH CAVALRY, 1ST CAV DIV, USARV
Army of the United States
Columbia City, Indiana
July 22, 1942 to November 03, 1965
JAMES R PARRETT is on the Wall at Panel 3E, Line 15

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James R Parrett
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24 March 1966 Memorial

On 3 November 1965, 4 men were killed during an attack on their search and destroy operations patrol near their patrol base located 19 kilometers south of Duc Co, Pleiku Province, Republic of South Vietnam. SFC Platt was killed by small arms fire when hit in the head. The men who killed were during this day's operations were:

  • A Company, 1st Battalion, 8th Cavalry, 1st Cavalry Division
PFC Parrett was buried in Nolt Cemetery, Columbia City, Indiana

The 1st Battalion, 8th Cavalry, 1st Air Cavalry Division held an 'In memoriam' program for the men from the battalion who were killed in action during the period of November 3, 1965 to March 24, 1966. The men who were memorialized were:



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