JEROME MENTER

JEROME MENTER - HM3

  • HOMETOWN:
  • englewood
  • COUNTY:
  • Bergen
  • DATE OF BIRTH:
  • July 25, 1947
  • DATE OF CASUALTY:
  • May 12, 1969
  • BRANCH OF SERVICE:
  • Navy
  • RANK:
  • HM3
  • STATUS:
  • KIA
  • COUNTRY:
  • South Vietnam

Biography


Jerome Menter was born on July 25, 1947.  His home of record is Englewood, NJ. He was a graduate of Dwight Morrow High School. 

He joined the US Navy in 1966, and attained the rank of Hospital Corpsman Third Class (HM3).  He served as a corpsman in Vietnam.

Menter was killed in action on May 12, 1969, during a search and destroy mission.  He was just two weeks into his second tour in Vietnam.

He was survived by his mother, Lillie Mac Menter.

Sources: Newspaper clippings and NJVVMF, Photo from VVMF.

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