january 1968

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31janAll DayFeaturedIN MEMORIAM | CORPORAL JAMES C. MARSHALLFirst Marine Security Guard killed in the defense of an American Embassy.(All Day: wednesday)

Event Details

Corporal Marshall was the first Marine Security Guard killed in the defense of an American Embassy. He was 21 years old. The Marine Security Guard School building (Marshall Hall) at MCB Quantico was named in his honor.

PERSONAL INFORMATION

Born: 29 July 1946 | Monroeville, Alabama
High School: Unknown
Parents: Conrad Marshall (1914 – 1987) | Lavonah Rhodes Marshall (1912 – 2008)
KIA: 31 January 1968 | US Embassy: Saigon, Vietnam
MOS: 3051 | Warehouse Clerk
MSG Class: Unknown
Awards: Purple Heart, Vietnam Campaign Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Marine Security Guard Ribbon
Vietnam Wall: Panel 36 | Line 24 (Washington DC Vietnam Wall Memorial Location)
Burial: Baptist Cemetary | Monroeville, Alabama

Time

All Day (Wednesday)

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