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Estelle Gordon Akers, Jr

Lance Corporal, Marine Corps

Born: April 3, 1951
Hometown: Galax
Served In: Vietnam
Casualty Date: July 5, 1970
Died In: South Vietnam

LCpl Akers served with Company C, 1st Battalion, 7th Marines, 1st Marine Division. He was killed instantly by a booby trap.

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