Short, to the point, MacPherson spent 20 years in USMC

Honoring All Who Served

Men of Troop B, 1st Battalion, 10th Cavalry Regiment, 4th Infantry Division, and their M-48 Patton tank move through the jungle in the Central Highlands of Vietnam, June 1969.

Source: Vietnam Photos Miscellaneous Collection.

Men of Troop B, 1st Battalion, 10th Cavalry Regiment, 4th Infantry Division, and their M-48 Patton tank move through the jungle in the Central Highlands of Vietnam, June 1969.

Gunnery Sgt., United States Marine Corp

May 14, 1954 – Sept. 9, 1974

Commendations and Citations:

Navy Commendation Medal with Combat “V”

USMC Good Conduct (6 Awards)

National Defense

RVN Gallantry Cross with Palm

Vietnam Service Medal with 7 stars

Vietnam Campaign

Combat Action

Presidential Unit Citation

Rifle Expert

Pistol Expert

8 Letters of Appreciation

1 Letter from US Army 1st Battalion 327th Infantry June 17, 1969 in Vietnam

Total time spent in Vietnam – 33 months

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