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First Name: Jeffrey

Last Name: Bouton

Birthplace: Geneva, IL, USA

Gender: Male

Branch: Navy (present)

Rating: Hospital Corpsman Petty Officer 3rd Class

Home of Record: Largo, FL
Middle Name: Dale

Date of Birth: 08 June 1946

Date of Death: 21 April 1967

Rank or Rate: Petty Officer Third Class

Years Served: 1966 - 1967
Jeffrey Dale Bouton

•  Vietnam War (1960 - 1973)


Jeffrey Dale Bouton
Hospital Corpsman Third Class, U.S. Navy

Jeffrey Dale Bouton was born on 8 June 1946 in Geneva, IL, the son of Robert J. and Marjorie C. Bouton. He entered the U.S. Navy on 22 March 1966 at Great Lakes, IL.

On 21 April 1967, Hospital Corpsman 3rd Class Jeffrey Dale Bouton was serving with Headquarters & Service Company, 3rd Battalion, 1st Marines, 1st Marine Division, III Marine Amphibious Force in Quang Nam Province, South Vietnam.

On that day, Hospital Corpsman Bouton was killed in action when he sustained wounds from an explosive device. His body was recovered.

Medals and Awards

Purple Heart
Combat Action Ribbon
National Defense Service Medal
Vietnam Service Medal
Vietnam Campaign Medal


The name Jeffrey D Bouton is located on Panel 18E Line 56 of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall.


Hospital Corpsman Jeffrey Dale Bouton is buried at Serenity Gardens Memorial Park in Largo, Pinellas County, FL.


Honoree ID: 3476   Created by: MHOH




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