Parrott, Dempsey W.

Brick Inscription

 DEMPSEY W PARROTT
USA RVN 5-4-68

Brick Location

VIETNAM MEMORIAL
 PEARSON PARK

Honored by

VIETNAM VETERANS OF AMERICA
CHAPTER 892
KINSTON, NORTH CAROLINA





Combat Medic Badge



The Purple Heart

 


SP4 Dempsey Woodrow Parrott entered the US Army from Kinston, North Carolina. He served with the Headquarters and Headquarters Company 2nd Battalion, 8th Calvalry, 1st Calvary in Vietnam from November 7, 1967 until he was killed on May 4, 1968. He died from small arms fire in Thua Thien Province, South Vietnam.  His name is located at panel 54E, line 39 of the Vietnam Memorial in Washington, D.C.

His awards include the Combat Medic Badge, the Purple Heart Medal, the National Defense Service Medal, the Vietnam Service Medal and the Republic of Vietnam Campaign Medal.