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First Name: Harry

Last Name: Boyle

Birthplace: USA

Gender: Male

Branch: Army (1784 - present)

Home of Record: San Leandro, CA
Middle Name: Lewis

Date of Birth: 10 September 1933

Date of Death: 23 July 1968

Rank: Sergeant First Class

Years Served: 1952 - 1968
Harry Lewis Boyle

•  Vietnam War (1960 - 1973)


Harry Lewis Boyle
Sergeant First Class, U.S. Army

Harry Lewis Boyle was born on 10 September 1933.

On 23 July 1968, Sergeant First Class Harry Lewis Boyle was serving in Detachment A-242 (Dak Pek), B Company, 4th Battalion, 5th Special Forces Group in Kontum Province, South Vietnam.

On that day, Sergeant First Class Boyle was killed by friendly fire. His body was recovered.

Badges and Medals

Purple Heart
Army Good Conduct Medal with 5 Bronze Knots
National Defense Service Medal
Vietnam Service Medal with Bronze Star
Vietnam Campaign Medal
Combat Infantryman Badge
Master Parachutist Badge
Master Jump Wings (Republic of Vietnam)


The name Harry L Boyle is located on Panel W51 Line 38 of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall.


Honoree ID: 3487   Created by: MHOH




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