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First Name: Thomas

Last Name: Bazemore

Birthplace: Kennbunk, ME, USA

Gender: Male

Branch: Army (1784 - present)

Middle Name: Wayne

Date of Birth: 20 December 1947

Date of Death: 20 August 1969

Rank: Private First Class

Years Served:
Thomas Wayne Bazemore

•  Vietnam War (1960 - 1973)


Thomas Wayne Bazemore

Private First Class, U.S. Army

Thomas Wayne Bazemore was born on 20 December 1947 in Kennebunk, ME.

On 20 August 1969, PFC Thomas Wayne Bazemore was serving as an infantryman with 2nd Platoon, D Company, 1st Battalion, 501st Infantry, 101st Airborne Division in Quang Tri Province, South Vietnam.

On that day, PFC Bazemore was killed in action by an explosive device.

Badges and Medals

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


The name Thomas W Bazemore is inscribed on Panel W19 Line 76 of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall.

Death and Burial

PFC Bazemore died on 20 August 1969 in Quang Tri Province, South Vietnam. He is buried at Calvary Cemetery in South Portland, Cumberland County, ME.


Honoree ID: 3423   Created by: MHOH




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