ROBERT ROLAND WATROUS
on Oct. 26, 1946
From COOS BAY, OREGON
Casualty was on Aug. 16, 1967
in QUANG TIN, SOUTH VIETNAM
Panel 25E - - Line 4
Camp Pendleton, CA
Nov. 1, 1965
Watrous served with the 3rd Battalion, 5th Marines, H&S
Company. He was Wounded In Action on May 13, 1967 during Operation UNION,
and Killed in Action August 15, 1967 during Operation COCHISE. His name
stands proud on the H&S 3/5 Wall of
fi, Brother Marine, we will never forget.
Watrous with H&S 3/5 Marines Browne (left) and Ski (center)
receiving Purple Heart in Hospital in Da Nang May 15, 1967.
He was wounded May 13 on Operation UNION.
of Robert "Uncle Bob" Watrous courtesy of his niece and nephew,
Kathy and Larry Chapman)
1st Battalion, Platoon #175
Sept. 6, 1965-Nov. 1, 1965
on Record Day. He also received the Platoon Honorman and Blues Award
is on the right