Terry Sidney SmallPrivate First Class
G CO, 2ND BN, 7TH MARINES, 1ST MARDIV
United States Marine Corps
02 July 1949 - 04 September 1969
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The database page for Terry Sidney Small
The following article is taken from The Philadelphia Daily News, special supplement entitled 'SIX HUNDRED AND THIRTY,' October 26, 1987.
The 20-year-old private first class was a laboratory technician at Metropolitan Hospital before he joined the Marine Corps in February 1969. Small was sent to Viet Nam and assigned to Company G of the 2nd Battalion, 7th Marines, 1st Marine Division. He was killed on September 4, 1969, six weeks after arriving in the war zone, in Quang Nam Province, when a grenade from friendly forces exploded near him. Survivors included his mother and stepfather.
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)
Channing Prothro, former CAP Marine
Last updated 08/10/2009