U.S. Military Personnel from Monroe County, NY who died (including missing and captured declared dead) as a result of the Vietnam conflict, 1957 - 1995.

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Listed alphabetically.
This list goes to 1995 because some casualties where not declared dead until many years after the conclusion of the war.

* For persons who died while missing or captured, the date of casualty is the date died or declared dead, not the date declared missing or captured.

BNR indicates that the Body has Not been Recovered.

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Name Military Grade Military Service Home of Record Date of Death* Place of Death Date of Birth Type of Casualty BNR ?
BABEY, David Paul SP4 Army Rochester, NY 19 Oct. 69 S. Vietnam 24 June 49 hostile, killed  
BACHMANN, Lynn Jr. CPL Marines Honeoye Falls, NY 11 Nov. 66 S. Vietnam 15 March 45 non-hostile Died-other  
BAKER, Larry James HM3 Navy Fairport, NY 16 Sep. 66 S. Vietnam 18 July 42 hostile, killed  
BALAZY, George Stephen PFC Marines Rochester, NY 12 Sep. 65 S. Vietnam 2 Jan. 45 hostile, killed  
BARNARD, Richard George SFC Army Rochester, NY 22 Dec. 68 S. Vietnam 30 Nov. 37 hostile, killed  
BARTOLF, Noel Michael PFC Army Rochester, NY 2 Jan. 66 S. Vietnam 12 June 42 hostile, killed  
BALES, Richard Lee 1LT Army Fairport, NY 4 Dec. 68 S. Vietnam 7 Dec. 47 hostile, killed  
BEATTY, Donald Edward SGT Army Rochester, NY 27 May 68 S. Vietnam 10 Dec. 42 hostile, killed  
BECHTOLD, Francis Scott PFC Army Churchville, NY 17 Feb. 68 S. Vietnam 20 Nov. 47 hostile, killed  
BELTRAN, Frank Joseph CPL Marines E. Rochester, NY 11 Aug. 68 S. Vietnam 11 May 48 non-hostile Died-other  
BICKEL, Robert John PFC Army Rochester, NY 6 Nov. 67 S. Vietnam 11 July 48 hostile, Died-missing  
BOYD, Stephen Leslie LCPL Marines Rochester, NY 3 Aug. 70 S. Vietnam 21 June 51 hostile, Died-wounds  
BRADY, Michael Edwin PFC Marines Rochester, NY 15 March 69 S. Vietnam 8 Sep. 49 hostile, killed  
BRUCE, Jeffrey Richard SGT Marines Rochester, NY 10 Feb. 69 S. Vietnam 6 July 48 non-hostile Died-other  
BRULE, Gordon Joseph Jr. PFC Marines Rochester, NY 24 Sep. 67 S. Vietnam 19 June 48 hostile, killed  
BRYSON, Robert Eugene CPL Marines Rochester, NY 26 March 67 S. Vietnam 29 Dec. 44 hostile, killed  
BURNS, Rocky August PFC Marines Rochester, NY 27 Feb. 70 S. Vietnam 5 Feb. 51 hostile, killed  
CALDWELL, Edward Clark III HM2 Navy Rochester, NY 20 Feb. 70 S. Vietnam 28 June 46 non-hostile Died-ill,inj  
CANNAN, Dennis Charles PFC Army Rochester, NY 25 Oct. 70 S. Vietnam 1 Nov. 50 hostile, killed  
CAPUANO, Frank Philip CPL Marines Rochester, NY 14 Feb. 68 S. Vietnam 2 Dec. 46 non-hostile Died-other  
CARAPEZZA, Richard Allan SP4 Army Rochester, NY 1 March 69 S. Vietnam 13 March 48 hostile, killed  
CARDOT, John Andrew CPL Army Rochester, NY 11 Aug. 66 S. Vietnam 27 Apr. 28 hostile, killed  
CARTWRIGHT, Thomas Clark 1LT Marines Honeoye Falls, NY 26 June 67 S. Vietnam 18 May 43 hostile, killed  
CHRISTIANO, Joseph COL Air Force Rochester, NY 6 Nov. 78 Loas 11 Apr. 22 hostile, Died-missing BNR
COLBURN, Richard Eugene SGT Army Hamlin, NY 24 Apr. 71 S. Vietnam 24 Feb. 50 non-hostile Died-other  
COLES, Leonard Ashworth SP4 Army Webster, NY 16 May 69 S. Vietnam 20 March 45 non-hostile Died-ill,inj  
COSTANZA, Kenneth David PFC Marines Rochester, NY 24 Sep. 69 S. Vietnam 9SEP48 hostile, killed  
COTTERILL, Michael J A1C Air Force Rochester, NY 25 Apr. 69 Thailand 1 Nov. 45 non-hostile Died-other  
CRANE, David Chauncey LCPL Marines Rochester, NY 2 Aug. 68 S. Vietnam 18 Aug. 47 hostile, killed  
CULHANE, Gerald Augustine SSGT Army Rochester, NY 12 Sep. 67 S. Vietnam 16 Jan. 20 non-hostile Died-other  
CURTIS, David Allen SP4 Army Greece, NY 16 June 69 S. Vietnam 23 March 49 hostile, killed  
DAILEY, Gerald Lee SP4 Army Scottsville, NY 11 Jan. 66 S. Vietnam 9 Nov. 46 hostile, killed  
DANIELS, Rex Martin CPL Army Webster, NY 16 Apr. 71 S. Vietnam 10 May 50 hostile, killed  
DAVIS, Aaron Jr. A1C Air Force Rochester, NY 12 Feb. 71 S. Vietnam 4 Oct. 49 hostile, killed  
DE FRANCO, James Clinton PFC Army Rochester, NY 21 Feb. 70 S. Vietnam 18 June 50 non-hostile Died-other  
DENGLER, John Leo SP4 Army Rochester, NY 28 Feb. 68 S. Vietnam 27 Dec. 46 hostile, killed  
DENNISON, James Richard CDR Navy Rochester, NY 24 May 73 N. Vietnam 28 Feb. 34 hostile, Died-missing BNR
DEVOS, William Marinus PFC Marines Rochester, NY 18 Feb. 68 S. Vietnam 28 Apr. 49 hostile, killed  
DEWISPELAERE, Rexford John CMS Air Force Penfield, NY 6 Apr. 77 Loas 9 Sep. 45 hostile, Died-missing  
DOMIANO, Peter Paul 2LT Marines Industry, NY 1 July 66 S. Vietnam 18 Oct. 43 hostile, killed  
DOWNEY, Gerald Joseph PFC Army Brockport, NY 8 Jan. 69 S. Vietnam 10 Apr. 49 non-hostile Died-other  
DRAPER, William Michael SSGT Army Rochester, NY 9 June 68 S. Vietnam 3 Sep. 47 hostile, killed  
DUNHAM, Richard Francis CPL Marines Rochester, NY 23 March 67 S. Vietnam 1 Feb. 45 hostile, killed  
EHRMENTRAUT, John E Jr. PFC Marines Rochester, NY 24 Apr. 65 S. Vietnam 19 Sep. 45 non-hostile Died-ill,inj  
EKWELL, Thomas Janes LCPL Marines Rochester, NY 30 Nov. 67 S. Vietnam 30 June 48 hostile, killed  
ELLSWORTH, Elmer Edward PFC Marines Spencerport, NY 28 Oct. 67 S. Vietnam 18 Feb. 48 hostile, killed  
FEGAN, Ronald James ENS Navy Brockport, NY 9 Apr. 65 Com. China 11 Feb. 41 hostile, Died-missing BNR
FORBUSH, Robert Waldron Jr. PFC Army Rochester, NY 3 May 67 S. Vietnam 5 Feb. 48 non-hostile Died-other  
FOREST, Donald Steven CPL Army Rochester, NY 26 March 69 S. Vietnam 20 Apr. 44 hostile, killed  
FRENCH, Albert Leroy FSGT Army Rochester, NY 10 Aug. 66 S. Vietnam 23 Feb. 28 hostile, killed  
FUNK, Robert Nelson SSGT Army Penfield, NY 26 Oct. 69 S. Vietnam 4 Oct. 45 hostile, Died-wounds  
GEARING, William Carl Jr. SP5 Army Rochester, NY 19 May 69 S. Vietnam 24 July 48 hostile, killed  
GEBBIE, Ronald Jackson GMG3 Navy Rochester, NY 27 Feb. 69 S. Vietnam 17 June 48 hostile, Died-missing  
GRESENS, John Carl LCPL Marines Pittsford, NY 6 Jan. 67 S. Vietnam 29 Oct. 46 hostile, killed  
GRASSI, Ernest Joseph SP4 Army Rochester, NY 9 Dec. 68 S. Vietnam 13 Feb. 47 hostile, Died-wounds  
GRAUERT, Hans Herbert LTJG Navy Rochester, NY 3 Nov. 67 N. Vietnam 31 Aug. 42 non-hostile Died-other BNR
GRAVES, Donald Laverne LCPL Marines Rochester, NY 7 Sep. 67 S. Vietnam 29 Nov. 46 hostile, killed  
GRAZIOSI, Francis George SFC Army Rochester, NY 20 Feb. 79 S. Vietnam 10 Jan. 51 non-hostile Died-miss. BNR
GREEN, Richard Jr. SGT Army Rochester, NY 15 Sep. 68 S. Vietnam 9 Sep. 42 hostile, killed  
GRUHN, Robert Ayers SP4 Army Rochester, NY 13 May 69 S. Vietnam 19 Oct. 46 hostile, killed  
HAMILTON, John David Jr. PFC Army Rochester, NY 24 March 69 S. Vietnam 5 Dec. 48 hostile, killed  
HARSTER, Raymond James PVT Marines Rochester, NY 29 Oct. 68 S. Vietnam 28 Jan. 50 hostile, Died-wounds  
HAUPT, William Henry III LCPL Marines Rochester, NY 29 Dec. 68 S. Vietnam 19 Apr. 50 non-hostile Died-other  
HENTSCHEL, Robert Edward LCPL Marines Rochester, NY 27 Dec. 67 S. Vietnam 16 Sep. 48 hostile, killed  
HILL, Richard Alfred 1LT Army Rochester, NY 31 March 67 S. Vietnam 30 June 42 hostile, Died-missing  
HOCKRIDGE, James Alan CAPT Air Force Rochester, NY 17 Oct. 72 N. Vietnam 12 March 44 hostile, Died-missing  
HOLLEDER, Donald Walter MAJ Army Webster, NY 17 Oct. 67 S. Vietnam 3 Aug. 34 hostile, killed  
HOPPOUGH, Dennis Karl LCPL Marines Rochester, NY 16 July 69 S. Vietnam 12 Jan. 47 hostile, killed  
HOWARD, Taylor Brooks Jr. SSGT Air Force Rochester, NY 18 Apr. 68 S. Vietnam 22 Aug. 39 non-hostile Died-ill,inj  
HUCKS, Walter Herman MSGT Army Rochester, NY 24 Feb. 68 S. Vietnam 22 Jan. 33 hostile, killed  
HUGHES, Graham PFC Marines Rochester, NY 23 May 69 S. Vietnam 13 Feb. 49 hostile, Died-wounds  
JACQUES, Donald 2LT Marines Rochester, NY 25 Feb. 68 S. Vietnam 23 Apr. 47 hostile, killed  
JAMROCK, Stanley M PFC Army Rochester, NY 15 Feb. 68 S. Vietnam 17 Aug. 43 hostile, Died-wounds  
KAULBACK, Peter Jon LCPL Marines Webster, NY 31 May 68 S. Vietnam 22 Dec. 42 hostile, killed  
KEENAN, Dennis Joseph SP4 Army Rochester, NY 27 May 67 S. Vietnam 22 March 43 hostile, Died-missing  
KING, Thomas George 2LT Marines Penfield, NY 2 July 67 S. Vietnam 5 June 44 hostile, killed  
KLEINHANS, Lawrence Charles LCPL Marines Honeoye Falls, NY 11 Oct. 68 S. Vietnam 14 May 47 hostile, killed  
KNAPP, David Bruce PFC Army Rochester, NY 8 May 68 S. Vietnam 8 Oct. 49 hostile, killed  
KNICKERBOCKER, Irwin Lee SGT Marines Scottsville, NY 22 Oct. 68 S. Vietnam 4 Apr. 47 hostile, killed  
KNIGHT, Albert S III LCPL Marines Rochester, NY 22 June 65 S. Vietnam 1 July 44 hostile, killed  
KOHLRUSCH, William Frederi LTJG Navy Rochester, NY 1 Apr. 66 S. Vietnam 9 Sep. 31 non-hostile Died-other  
LAMPMAN, Kenneth Wayne SP4 Army Rochester, NY 5 March 67 S. Vietnam 6 Jan. 46 hostile, Died-missing  
LANE, Louis Michael SGT Marines Rochester, NY 9 Apr. 68 S. Vietnam 11 Aug. 46 hostile, killed  
LAWTON, Michael Eugene SGT Army Pittsford, NY 1 Dec. 68 S. Vietnam 4 Jan. 49 non-hostile Died-other  
LEMCKE, David Earl SGT Army Hilton, NY 21 May 68 S. Vietnam 28 July 47 non-hostile Died-other BNR
LEONE, John Frank CPL Marines Rochester, NY 28 Apr. 67 S. Vietnam 9 March 47 hostile, Died-wounds  
LESURE, Ernest Estell SSGT Army Rochester, NY 13 Apr. 68 S. Vietnam 8 Sep. 46 hostile, killed  
LUDWIG, Larry George LCPL Marines Fairport, NY 5 July 67 S. Vietnam 15 May 47 hostile, killed  
LUPIEN, David G SP4 Army Rochester, NY 24 Feb. 68 S. Vietnam 26 July 47 hostile, killed  
MACCIO, Donald Joseph CAPT Air Force Rochester, NY 28 July 69 S. Vietnam 18 Oct. 37 non-hostile Died-other  
MARASCO, William Frederick PFC Marines Rochester, NY 4 Dec. 68 S. Vietnam 4 Feb. 49 hostile, killed  
MATARAZZO, Peter David PFC Marines Rochester, NY 19 Sep. 68 S. Vietnam 20 Feb. 49 hostile, killed  
MARKS, George Alfred Jr. HN Navy Brockport, NY 6 Nov. 68 S. Vietnam 27 Feb. 45 hostile, killed  
MATTESON, Thomas William PFC Army Rochester, NY 13 Aug. 68 S. Vietnam 18 Sep. 47 hostile, killed  
McCARTHY, Carl Richard Jr. SP4 Army Rochester, NY 20 Sep. 70 S. Vietnam 6 May 50 non-hostile Died-other  
MORGAN, Melvin David Jr. SP5 Army Pittsford, NY 2 Jan. 69 S. Vietnam 9 Oct. 46 non-hostile Died-other  
MULARZ, John Bruce SP4 Army Rochester, NY 14 Aug. 68 S. Vietnam 21 Oct. 47 hostile, killed  
MURPHY, James Howard LT Navy Rochester, NY 18 Dec. 66 S. Vietnam 24 July 35 non-hostile Died-other  
NEDERLK, Michael Alexander SP4 Army Rochester, NY 14 Dec. 67 S. Vietnam 22 March 48 hostile, killed  
NIEDERMEIER, Thomas David PVT Marines Rochester, NY 27 May 67 S. Vietnam 1 May 47 hostile, Died-wounds  
OWEN, Timothy Samuel SSGT Army Rochester, NY 4 June 74 S. Vietnam 25 Nov. 46 non-hostile Died-miss. BNR
PADUCHOWSKI, Paul Richard CPL Army Rochester, NY 6 Feb. 68 S. Vietnam 16 Jan. 47 hostile, killed  
PANICCIA, Ronald James CPL Army Rochester, NY 22 Nov. 68 S. Vietnam 7 Apr. 49 hostile, killed  
PAPKE, Theodore Arthur WO Army Rochester, NY 5 Feb. 68 S. Vietnam 28 Aug. 47 hostile, killed  
PARKER, George Joseph Jr. SGT Marines Rochester, NY 20 Apr. 69 S. Vietnam 10 May 41 hostile, killed  
PERRINE, Elton Lawrence COL Air Force Pittsford, NY 6 Feb. 79 N. Vietnam 6 Jan. 35 hostile, Died-missing BNR
PETRAMALO, Thomas 2LT Army Rochester, NY 21 Aug. 67 S. Vietnam 6 May 36 hostile, Died-wounds  
PETSOS, Phillip Chris SP4 Army Rochester, NY 14 July 69 S. Vietnam 10 July 47 hostile, killed  
PRIEST, Donald James PFC Army Rochester, NY 18 July 66 S. Vietnam 27 Dec. 42 hostile, killed  
QUINN, Ronald Gene SP4 Army Hilton, NY 12 Aug. 69 S. Vietnam 6 May 43 hostile, killed  
REED, David Neal LCPL Marines Rochester, NY 23 Dec. 69 S. Vietnam 28 May 51 hostile, killed  
RICHARDSON, Eugene A1C Air Force Rochester, NY 24 Oct. 64 Cambodia 8 Dec. 42 hostile, Died-missing  
ROBENA, Charles Edward SP4 Army Rochester, NY 25 Feb. 68 S. Vietnam 30 June 47 hostile, Died-wounds  
ROBLES-MIRANDA, Jose Anton SSGT Army Rochester, NY 20 March 67 S. Vietnam 20 Sep. 41 non-hostile Died-other  
ROCZEN, Alexander Anthony PFC Army Fairport, NY 4 July 68 S. Vietnam 16 May 47 non-hostile Died-ill,inj  
SAGE, Robert David PFC Marines Rochester, NY 10 Dec. 66 S. Vietnam 18 Dec. 46 hostile, killed  
SCHEIB, Ralph Eugene LCPL Marines Rochester, NY 21 Apr. 67 S. Vietnam 6 March 45 hostile, killed  
SCHUMACHER, Jeffrey David PFC Army Fairport, NY 14 June 71 S. Vietnam 17 May 50 hostile, killed  
SCOTT, Gary Arnold 2LT Army Rochester, NY 29 March 68 S. Vietnam 11 July 45 hostile, killed  
SCOTT, James Guinan SP4 Army Rochester, NY 29 Oct. 68 S. Vietnam 29 June 49 hostile, killed  
SEILER, William Joseph LCPL Marines Rochester, NY 27 June 69 S. Vietnam 20 Oct. 48 hostile, killed  
SEMMLER, David Albert CPL Army Webster, NY 5 Feb. 71 S. Vietnam 13 Dec. 47 hostile, killed  
SENESE, Christopher Leigh PFC Marines Rochester, NY 13 Apr. 69 S. Vietnam 24 July 48 hostile, killed  
SKEBECK, Edward John Jr. LCPL Marines Rochester, NY 28 Apr. 67 S. Vietnam 21 Aug. 46 hostile, killed  
SMITH, Barry James SP4 Army Rochester, NY 20 Nov. 69 S. Vietnam 1 Nov. 46 non-hostile Died-other  
SMITH, Richard Albert PFC Army Spencerport, NY 30 Sep. 66 S. Vietnam 12 Feb. 45 hostile, killed  
SMITH, Richard Floyd PFC Army Rochester, NY 16 March 66 S. Vietnam 9 Dec. 44 hostile, killed  
SMITH, Robert Charles PFC Marines Rochester, NY 26 Aug. 67 S. Vietnam 27 Dec. 47 hostile, killed  
SOCHACKI, Nicholes PFC Marines Rochester, NY 25 Feb. 66 S. Vietnam 18 Apr. 44 hostile, killed  
STAHLECKER, Gary Robert PFC Marines W. Henrietta, NY 11 June 69 S. Vietnam 3 Jan. 49 hostile, killed  
STIRPE, John PVT Army Rochester, NY 1 Oct. 68 S. Vietnam 3 Nov. 48 hostile, Died-wounds  
STRASSNER, Cornelius Willi SP4 Army Rochester, NY 27 Feb. 68 S. Vietnam 24 Feb. 47 hostile, killed  
STRONG, Andrew Carnegie III PFC Army Rochester, NY 1 June 71 S. Vietnam 11 Apr. 51 non-hostile Died-other  
TETTE, John Bernard PFC Marines Rochester, NY 18 Aug. 65 S. Vietnam 8 Apr. 46 hostile, killed  
THACKER, James GSGT Marines Rochester, NY 1 Aug. 69 S. Vietnam 12 Feb. 38 non-hostile Died-ill,inj  
THURSTON, Wesley George PFC Army Rochester, NY 5 Feb. 68 S. Vietnam 29 Jan. 42 hostile, killed  
VAN REYPEN, Robert Julius PFC Marines Rochester, NY 27 March 66 S. Vietnam 9 Nov. 46 hostile, killed  
WARREN, Stephen Edward SP4 Army Rochester, NY 1 Feb. 71 S. Vietnam 2 Aug. 50 hostile, killed  
WAUGH, John Louis PFC Army Rochester, NY 7 Dec. 68 S. Vietnam 22 Oct. 44 hostile, killed  
WAY, Thomas Urban PFC Army Rochester, NY 9 Oct. 67 S. Vietnam 4 Oct. 44 hostile, killed  
WIDENER, James Edward PFC Marines Churchville, NY 11 June 67 S. Vietnam 12 Nov. 48 hostile, killed BNR
WILHELM, Richard Thomas CPL Army Rochester, NY 30 Aug. 69 S. Vietnam 29 Dec. 46 hostile, killed  
WILSON, Gerald Anthony SP5 Army Hilton, NY 12 Aug. 68 S. Vietnam 13 Oct. 44 non-hostile Died-other  
YATTEAU, Richard Franklin LCPL Marines Rochester, NY 30 Aug. 68 S. Vietnam 31 July 47 hostile, Died-wounds  
ZORNOW, Robert Lawrence PFC Marines Henrietta, NY 20 Aug. 68 S. Vietnam 17 Sep. 49 hostile, killed  

Source: [Southeast Asia] Combat Area Casualties Current File (CACCF), as of November 1997 (electronic record), Records of the Office of the Secretary of Defense, Record Group 330, The National Archives at College Park.

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