ROGERS, EDWARD FRANCIS
Name: Edward Francis Rogers
Branch/Rank: United States Marine Corps/E2
Unit: F/2/4 9 MAB
Date of Birth: 29 September 1948
Home City of Record: ROSLINDALE MA
Date of Loss: 12 March 1968
Country of Loss: South Vietnam
Loss Coordinates: 165253 North 1070806 East
Status (in 1973): Killed In Action/Body Not Recovered
Other Personnel in Incident:
Source: Compiled by P.O.W. NETWORK from one or more of the following: raw
data from U.S. Government agency sources, correspondence with POW/MIA
families, published sources, interviews and CACCF = Combined Action
Combat Casualty File. 2020
CACCF/GUNSHOT SMALL ARMS FIRE/QUANG TRI
No further information available at this time.
PFC EDWARD FRANCIS ROGERS
Private First Class Edward Francis Rogers entered the U.S.
Marine Corps from Massachusetts and served with Company F, 2nd
Battalion, 4th Marine Regiment, 9th Marine Amphibious Brigade.
On March 12, 1968, his unit engaged enemy forces in Quang Tri
Province, South Vietnam, in the vicinity of (GC) 48Q YD 274 675.
Private First Class Rogers was killed in action during this
engagement, and due to the battlefield situation, his unit could
not recover his body at the time of loss. Subsequent searches of
the battle area were unable to locate his remains. He is still
unaccounted for. Today, Private First Class Rogers is
memorialized on the Courts of the Missing at the National
Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific.
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