Specialist, Fourth Class, Army
Hometown: Pittsylvania County
Casualty Date: November 15, 1965
Died In: Pleiku Province, South Vietnam
Served in the Vietnam War. Killed in Action on November 15, 1965, in the Ia Drang Valley, Pleiku Province, South Vietnam. He is mentioned in the book, WE WERE SOLDIERS ONCE… AND YOUNG.