Lawrence Lee Aldrich Missing in Action Vieatnam War May 6, 1968

Lawrence Lee Aldrich

Specialist, Fourth Class

Unit: 503rd Infantry Regiment, 173rd Airborne Brigade

Date of Birth: 16-Jul-47
Date of Death: 6-May-68
City: Ft. Worth
State: TX

Notes: Specialist, Fourth Class Aldrich was a member of Company B, 2nd Battalion, 503rd Infantry Regiment, 173rd Airborne Brigade. On May 6, 1968, he was on a search and clear mission in Bien Dien Province, South Vietnam, when a friendly air strike at hostile forces nearby, a 750 pound bomb was seen to hit his position. His remains were not recovered. His name is inscribed on the Courts of the Missing at the Honolulu Memorial. For more information see:

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