Corporal Stanley Russell Pettit

Echo Company

Battalion Landing Team 2/26

Cpl Stan Pettit on Hill 861A, Khe Sanh, February 1968, six months before his death. Photo courtesy of his cousin Scott Whitlock.

Corporal Stanley Russell Pettit, Liberty, South Carolina, age 19.


Killed after taking over as point man on a combat patrol near LZ Margo on September 15, 1968.

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