Corporal Victor Perez, Jr.

Golf Company

Battalion Landing Team 2/26

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Cpl Victor Perez, Jr, killed in a firefight in the DMZ. Photo courtesy of The Wall of Faces.

Corporal Victor Perez, Jr., Chicago, Illinois, age 21.

 

Died October 1, 1968, in a firefight after Golf Company was inserted into the DMZ on LZ Duster.

The Vietnam Wall engraving of Cpl Victor Perez, Jr. is in good company. The names of fellow BLT 2/26 Marines Montie Henderson (81s) and Robert Knisely (Golf Co) appear near his. All died on October 1, 1968. Photo courtesy of Fold3.com and the Vietnam Wall.