William L Matthews, JrLance Corporal
H&S CO, 3RD BN, 26TH MARINES, 3RD MARDIV
United States Marine Corps
22 September 1947 - 15 April 1968
Port Clinton, Ohio
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The database page for William L Matthews, Jr
They called you "Wild Bill" in Khe Sanh.
The whole Family still and will always miss you, Cuz.
We were proud of you THEN and that will NEVER change.
From your cousin and fellow Marine,
A Note from The Virtual Wall3rd Battalion, 26th Marines, lost three men to enemy 82mm mortar fire on 15 Apr 1968 during the siege of Hill 881 South near Khe Sanh. LCpl William L. Matthews was assigned to H&S Company 3/26; the other two men were assigned to Kilo 3/26:
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With all respect
Jim Schueckler, former CW2, US Army
Ken Davis, Commander, United States Navy (Ret)
Last updated 08/10/2009