Garrett, Robert J.

Brick Inscription

ROBERT J. GARRETT
US ARMY RVN 06-09-70

Brick Location

VIETNAM MEMORIAL
 PEARSON PARK

Honored by

VIETNAM VETERAN'S
CHAPTER 892
KINSTON, NORTH CAROLINA





The Purple Heart

 


CPL Robert Junior Garrett entered the US Army from Grifton, North Carolina. He was assigned to Company C, 3rd Battalion, 8th Infantry Regiment, 4th Infantry Davison in Vietnam. He was killed on June 9, 1970 by small arms fire in Binh Dinh Province, South Vietnam. His name is located at panel 09W, line 33 of the Vietnam Memorial in Washington, D.C.

His awards include the Combat Infantryman's Badge, the Purple Heart Medal, the National Defense Service Medal, the Vietnam Service Medal and the Republic of Vietnam Service Medal.