Billy Edward ScottPrivate First Class
B CO, 3RD AMTRAC BN, 1ST MARDIV
United States Marine Corps
06 October 1947 - 25 October 1968
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The database page for Billy Edward Scott
The following article is taken from The Philadelphia Daily News, special supplement entitled 'SIX HUNDRED AND THIRTY,' October 26, 1987.
Scott, a 21-year-old amphibious tractor crewman, was assigned to Company B of the 3rd Amphibious Tractor Battalion, 1st Marine Division, in Viet Nam. He died on October 25, 1968, in Quang Nam Province, Viet Nam, when the landing vehicle in which he was riding hit an enemy land mine. Survivors included his mother.
SEMPER FIDELIS, MARINE!
From a native Philadelphian and Marine,
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With all respect
Jim Schueckler, former CW2, US Army
Ken Davis, Commander, United States Navy (Ret)
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