Howard Hugh Hominick

Company C 1/22 Infantry

4th Infantry Division

KIA April 27, 1968

 

 

 

CPL - E4 - Army - Selective Service
Grade at loss: E3
Rank: Corporal
Note: Posthumous Promotion as indicated

4th Infantry Division
MOS: 11B10: Infantryman
19 year old Single, Caucasian, Male
Born on Jul 07, 1948
From CARLE PLACE, NEW YORK
His tour of duty began on Jan 09, 1968
Casualty was on Apr 27, 1968
in KONTUM, SOUTH VIETNAM
HOSTILE, GROUND CASUALTY
MULTIPLE FRAGMENTATION WOUNDS
Body was recovered
Religion
ROMAN CATHOLIC

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Howard Hominick was killed in action while on Operation Mac Arthur/Binh Tay,
during the Battle of Chu Moor Mountain, approximately 25 kilometers west of Polei Krong.

 

 

 

 

 

CPL Howard H. Hominick's decorations

 

Howard is also eligible to receive the Conspicuous Service Cross
from the State of New York

 

 

 

 

Howard Hominick

Photo courtesy of Fred Childs Company C 1/22 Infantry 1967-1968

 

 

 

 

Howard Hominick was killed in action during the Battle for Chu Moor mountain.
The website is grateful to John McKee and Charlie "Doc" Shyab

for contributing the rubbings they took of all the names
of the 1st Battalion Killed In Action during the battle for Chu Moor.

 

 

 

 

Burial:
Long Island National Cemetery
Farmingdale
Suffolk County
New York, USA
Plot: Section 2H Site 3685

 

The grave of Howard Hominick (bottom center of photo)

Photo by Glenn from the Find A Grave website

 

 

 

Grave marker for Howard Hominick

Photo by Glenn from the Find A Grave website

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

For a tribute to Howard H. Hominick click on the following link:

Together We Served

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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