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 Ralph Ellis Dias
Private First Class, U.S. Marine Corps

Born:  Jul 15, 1950 at Shelocta, PA
Entered Service:   Pittsburgh, PA
Date/Place of Action:  Nov 12, 1969 - Que Son Mountains, Vietnam
Unit:  Co D, 1st Bn, 7th Marines, 1st Marine Division (Rein) FMF
Presentation:  Presented to his family at Blair House, Washington DC
     by Vice President Gerald R. Ford on Jul 17, 1974

Date of Death:   Nov 12, 1969  (Killed In Action)
Buried at:  Oakdale Cemetery - Leetonia, OH

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John Philip Baca
Specialist Fourth Class, U.S. Army

Born:  Jan 10, 1949 at Providence, RI
Entered Service:   Fort Ord, CA
Date/Place of Action:  Feb 10, 1970 - Quan Loi, Phuoc Long Province, Vietnam
Unit:  Co D, 1st Bn, 12th Cavalry, 1st Cavalry Division
Presentation:  Presented at the White House
     by President Richard M. Nixon  on Jun 15, 1971


Currently Living in California

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Emilio Albert DeLaGarza, Jr.
Lance Corporal, U.S. Marine Corps

Born:   Jun 23, 1949 at East Chicago, IL
Entered Service:   Chicago, IL
Date/Place of Action:  Apr 11, 1970 - Da Nang, Vietnam
Unit:   Co E, 2d Bn, 1st Marines, 1st Marine Division (Rein) FMF
PresentationPresented to his family at the White House
     by Vice President Spiro T. Agnew on Sep 09, 1971

Date of Death:  Apr 11, 1970  (Killed In Action)
Buried at:  Saint Johns Cemetery - Hammond, IN

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Miguel Keith
Lance Corporal, U.S. Marine Corps

Born:   Jun 02, 1951 at San Antonio, TX
Entered Service:   Omaha, NE
Date/Place of Action:  May 08, 1970 - Quang Ngai Province, Vietnam
Unit:   Combined Action Plt 1-3-2, III Marine Amphibious Force
Presentation:  Presented to his family at the White House
     by Vice President Spiro T. Agnew on Sep 15, 1971

Date of Death:   May 08, 1970  (Killed In Action)
Buried at:  Forrest Lawn Cemetery - Omaha, NE

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