JIMMY L GOLDEN
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HONORED ON PANEL 52W, LINE 15 OF THE WALL

JIMMY LEE GOLDEN

WALL NAME

JIMMY L GOLDEN

PANEL / LINE

52W/15

DATE OF BIRTH

06/19/1949

CASUALTY PROVINCE

THUA THIEN

DATE OF CASUALTY

07/11/1968

HOME OF RECORD

URBANA

COUNTY OF RECORD

Union County

STATE

AR

BRANCH OF SERVICE

MARINE CORPS

RANK

PFC

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Contact Details

REMEMBRANCES

LEFT FOR JIMMY LEE GOLDEN
POSTED ON 5.30.2022
POSTED BY: ANON

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Never forgotten.

Semper Fi, Marine
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POSTED ON 6.19.2021
POSTED BY: Jury Washington

Thank You For Your Valiant Service Marine.

We can never truly repay the great debt we owe our fallen heroes. May those who served never be forgotten. Rest in peace PFC. Golden, I salute your brave soul. My heart goes out to you and your family. Semper Fidelis!
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POSTED ON 6.18.2021
POSTED BY: Donna Moore

Happy Heavenly Birthday

You will forever remain in our hearts and prayers
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POSTED ON 1.1.2019
POSTED BY: Lucy Micik

Thank You

Dear PFC Jimmy Golden,
Thank you for your service as a Rifleman. Merry Christmas and Happy New Year. It has been too long, and it's about time for us all to acknowledge the sacrifices of those like you who answered our nation's call. Please watch over America, it stills needs your strength, courage and faithfulness. Rest in peace with the angels.
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POSTED ON 10.3.2018

Misadventure (Friendly fire)

In the first part of July 1968, during Operation Eager Yankee, Battalion Landing Team 2nd Battalion, 7th Marine Regiment, conducted an amphibious operation against Viet Cong strongholds in Thua Thien Province, RVN. A heli-borne landing carrying elements of G Company, 2nd Battalion, 7th Marines, arrived in an area south of Thon Ha My hamlet on Phu Loc Island where a perimeter was set up. At approximately one-half hour after midnight on July 11, 1968, a barrage of 81 mm mortar fire hit the Marine’s position, killing four men and wounding twelve. The four lost Marines included PFC Jimmy L. Golden, PFC Richard P. Long, PFC Ernest W. Rutherford, and PFC Ronald W. Shaller. Three of the twelve wounded, PFC Mario Costa, LCPL Cecil S. Murray, and CPL Gregory R. Rayfield, later died of their injuries after evacuation to Naval Support Activity Station Hospital in Da Nang, RVN. An investigation determined it was friendly Harassment & Interdiction (H&I) fire which came up short and fell on the Marine Company position. [Taken from coffeltdatabase.org]
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