NEW JERSEY STATE COUNCIL
VIETNAM VETERANS OF AMERICA, INC.
Post Office Box 1229
Bayonne, New Jersey  07002-6229
Cell Phone: 908-902-8789, FAX: 732-531-1077

Vietnam War Statistics


STATE OF NEW JERSEY
CASUALTIES BY COUNTY BY BRANCH OF SERVICE

COUNTY

UNITED
STATES
ARMY
UNITED
STATES
MARINE CORPS
UNITED
STATES
NAVY
UNITED
STATES
AIR FORCE
TOTALS
Atlantic   36 11 1 2 50
Bergen   120 52 10 6 188
Burlington   60 11 6 5 82
Camden   53 26 4 4 87
Cape May   10 5 1 1 17
Cumberland   17 12 1 2 32
Essex   127 73 4 12 216
Gloucester   25 12 4 2 43
Hudson   93 30 3 3 129
Hunterdon   11 4 0 1 16
Mercer   36 23 1 1 61
Middlesex   63 35 3 5 106
Monmouth   60 28 3 6 97
Morris   39 12 6 3 60
Ocean   20 10 4 2 36
Passaic   52 25 4 2 83
Salem   12 14 2 0 28
Somerset   22 8 1 3 34
Sussex   19 6 3 0 28
Union   73 41 7 14 135
Warren   20 6 1 1 28
TOTALS   968 444 69 75 1,556

 

THE SERVICEMEN FROM NEW JERSEY WHO WERE POSTHUMOUSLY AWARDED THE MEDAL OF HONOR FOR THEIR ACTS OF GALLANTRY AND HEROISM DURING THE VIETNAM WAR

RECIPIENT GRADE BRANCH
OF
 SERVICE
HOME OF
RECORD
DATE OF
BIRTH
DATE OF
CASUALTY
Jedh C. Barker LCPL USMC Park Ridge 06/20/45 09/21/67
Peter S. Connor SSGT USMC South Orange 09/04/32 3/08/66
John G. Gertsch SSGT USA Jersey City 09/29/44 07/19/69
Charles E. Hosking, Jr. MSGT USA Ramsey 05/12/24 03/21/67
Frankie Z. Molnar SSGT USA New Brunswick 02/14/43 05/20/67
Charles J. Watters MAJ USA Berkeley Heights 01/17/27 11/19/67

Source of the above information: New Jersey Vietnam Veterans Memorial, Holmdel, New Jersey


GENERAL STATISTICS

Source of the above information, Vietnam Veterans of America, Speakers Bureau Handbook provided by the Public Affairs Committee.

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