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First Name: John

Last Name: Beauchamp

Birthplace: Princess Anne, MD, USA

Gender: Male

Branch: Army (1784 - present)



Middle Name: Henry



Date of Birth: 26 March 1946

Date of Death: 16 March 1966

Rank: Corporal

Years Served:
John Henry Beauchamp, Jr.

   
Engagements:
•  Vietnam War (1960 - 1973)

Biography:

John Henry Beauchamp, Jr.

Corporal, U.S. Army

John Henry Beauchamp, Jr. was born on 26 March 1946 in Princess Anne, MD.

On 16 March 1966, Corporal John Henry Beauchamp, Jr. was serving with B Company, 2nd Battalion, 503rd Infantry, 173rd Airborne Brigade in Binh Duong Province, South Vietnam.

On that day, Corporal Beauchamp was killed in action by small arms fire. His body was recovered.

Badges and Medals

Combat Infantryman Badge
Purple Heart
National Defense Service Medal
Vietnam Service Medal
Vietnam Campaign Medal
Parachutist Badge

Honors

The name John H Beauchamp, Jr. is located on Panel 6E Line 14 of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall.

Burial

Corporal John Henry Beauchamp, Jr. is buried at Mount Olivet Cemetery in Princess Anne, Somerset County, MD.

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Honoree ID: 3436   Created by: MHOH

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