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First Name: Alex

Last Name: Conley

Birthplace: USA

Gender: Male

Branch: Army (1784 - present)

Home of Record: Hampton, VA
Middle Name: Boyd

Date of Birth: 07 July 1946

Date of Death: 03 December 1968

Rank: Sergeant

Years Served:
Alex Boyd Conley

•  Vietnam War (1960 - 1973)


Alex Boyd Conley

Sergeant, U.S. Army

Alex Boyd Conley was born on 7 July 1946. Alex was the son of Lieutenant Colonel Richard H. Conley, U.S. Army (MHOH ID 8163), and Lois Gerhard Conley.

On 3 December 1968, Sergeant Alex Boyd Conley was serving with C Company, 2nd Battalion, 12th Infantry, 25th Infantry Division, in Hau Nghia Province, South Vietnam.

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

Badges and Medals

Combat Infantryman Badge
Bronze Star Medal
Purple Heart
Army Good Conduct Medal
National Defense Service Medal
Vietnam Service Medal
Vietnam Campaign Medal
Parachutist Badge


The name Alex B Conley is located on Panel W37 Line 30 of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall.


Sergeant Alex Boyd Conley is buried at Maple Grove Cemetery in Elizabethville, PA.


Honoree ID: 8162   Created by: MHOH




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