PFC Dan Bullock

PFC Dan Bullock

PFC Dan Bullock was born in Goldsboro ,NC His mother died when he was eleven years old and, he was sent to Brooklyn NY to live with his father. He always wanted to be a pilot, policeman or a Marine. He did not like New York so, when he was 14 he altered the birthdate on his birth certificate and enlisted in the Marine Corps. On Sept 18 1968 at 14 he was on his way to Parris Island He was a member of Plt.3039; Some of you reading this may have trained with him. On May 18 1969, at the age of 15, he arrived in Vietnam. He was assigned to Fox 2/5 and, on June 7 1969 he was KIA at or near An-Hoa. At 15 he became the youngest Serviceman killed in Vietnam. If anyone out there knew him please post a comment. SEMPER FI and RIP PFC BULLOCK.

Harry

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  • Stephen Ford

    Dan came over to my bunker to see if he could join my M60 team. I told him that I would check in the morning, that night he was killed bringing ammo for everyone. Looking at him you thought that he was 18 or 19 years old. He was a very good Marine.


  • Robert L Pittiglio

    God bless you Dan


  • Doc Nealand

    I was in An-Hoa in ’68. Semper Fi Marine! Keep the gates guarded.


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