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Conflict: Vietnam

The total casualty count for North Dakota's Vietnam War heroes is 198.

Visit the Vietnam War Resources website for more information about Vietnam. 

Photos retrieved from Virtual Vietnam Veterans Wall of Faces.  Data primarily retrieved from: Find the Data | Vietnam War CasualtiesThe Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall USAFind a GraveMilitary Times Hall of Valor

This section is updated regularly as we discover new information and continue to add North Dakota's heroes.  Please contact us if you have information to add or update.

Gunder Peter Ri Gunderson
1965
Walhalla, ND
Vietnam - Fallen
Branch of Service: Army
Company/Division: 1st Cav Division (AMBL)
Date of Loss: November 23, 1965 / Age: 24

In , SOUTH VIETNAM
HOSTILE, GROUND CASUALTY
MULTIPLE FRAGMENTATION WOUNDS

RALPH A COPELAND
1965
Minot AFB, ND
Vietnam - Fallen
Branch of Service: Army
Company/Division: 1st Cav Division (AMBL)
Date of Loss: November 14, 1965 / Age: 28

In , SOUTH VIETNAM
Hostile, died of wounds, GROUND CASUALTY
MULTIPLE FRAGMENTATION WOUNDS

Willis William Weber
1965
Valley City, ND
Vietnam - Fallen
Branch of Service: Army
Company/Division: C Co, 1st Bn, 26th Infantry, 1st Inf Div
Date of Loss: November 11, 1965 / Age: 28

In , SOUTH VIETNAM
Hostile, died of wounds, GROUND CASUALTY
GUN, SMALL ARMS FIRE

Robert Edwin Swanson
1965
Grand Forks, ND
Vietnam - Fallen
Branch of Service: Marines
Company/Division: Mike Co, 3rd Bn, 9th Marine Regiment, 3rd Marine Div
Date of Loss: October 26, 1965 / Age: 18

In QUANG NAM, SOUTH VIETNAM
Hostile, died of wounds, GROUND CASUALTY
GUN, SMALL ARMS FIRE

Carl Julius Woods
1965
Bottineau, ND
Vietnam - Fallen
Branch of Service: Navy
Company/Division: VA-196, CVW-19, USS Bon Homme Richard, TF 77, 7TH Fleet
Date of Loss: September 28, 1965 / Age: 32

In , NORTH VIETNAM
HOSTILE, FIXED WING - PILOT
AIR LOSS, CRASH ON LAND

Gerhardt Just
1965
Wishek, ND
Vietnam - Fallen
Branch of Service: Army
Company/Division: 1st AVN BDE
Date of Loss: August 27, 1965 / Age: 39

In , SOUTH VIETNAM
Non-Hostile, died missing, FIXED WING - NONCREW
AIR LOSS, CRASH ON LAND

Francis Edward Geiger
1965
Dickinson, ND
Vietnam - Fallen
Branch of Service: Air Force
Date of Loss: July 23, 1965 / Age: 28

In KONTUM, SOUTH VIETNAM
HOSTILE, FIXED WING - PILOT
AIR LOSS, CRASH ON LAND

Virgil Raymond Greany
1964
Rugby, ND
Vietnam - Fallen
Branch of Service: Army
Date of Loss: September 25, 1964 / Age: 33

In , SOUTH VIETNAM
HOSTILE, GROUND CASUALTY
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