Roll Call of Honor

Battalion Landing Team 2/26

September and October 1968

Our Fallen Brothers

These pages are dedicated to the memory of our fallen brothers, the Marines and corpsmen of Battalion Landing Team 2/26 who died for their country during our operations in and around the DMZ in Vietnam during September and October 1968.

Burial of a Marine Vietnam veteran in Arlington National Cemetery. Photo courtesy of ArlingtonCemetery.net.

Units

 

These units of Battalion Landing Team 2/26 suffered fatal combat losses during the DMZ operation:

H&S Company, 2d Battalion, 26th Marines

81mm Mortar Platoon

Other H&S Company

Echo Company, 2d Battalion, 26th Marines

Foxtrot Company, 2d Battalion 26th Marines

Golf Company, 2d Battalion, 26th Marines

Hotel Company, 2d Battalion, 26th Marines

1st Platoon, Alpha Company, 5th Recon Battalion

Mortar Battery, 1st Battalion, 12th Marines

The Book of John tells us,

"Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends."

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