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Doctor Teddy Gene Whitton

Doctor Teddy Gene Whitton

Male 1947 - 1967  (20 years)

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  • Name Teddy Gene Whitton 
    Title Doctor 
    Born 4 May 1947  Paragould, Greene, Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 10 Dec 1967  Killed in Action Binh Tuy, Vietnam Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I25600  Whitton
    Last Modified 10 Oct 2018 

    Father Clyde J Whitton,   b. 28 Jun 1903, Arkansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jul 1993, Paragould, Greene, Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Anna Lou Wood,   b. 19 Oct 1909, Izard Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1992  (Age 82 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 17 Dec 1925  Henderson, Baxter, Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F9835  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Specialist Fifth Class (U.S. Army) or Sergeant (U.S. Army, U.S. Marine Corps) or Staff Sergeant (U.S. Air Force) or Grade/Rate Abbreviations With First Column: Any Entry; Second Column: Any Entry; Third Column: 2; Fourth Column: Blank (U.S. Navy, U.S. Coa

      "Doc" Teddy Whitton was a special Medic who gave his life trying to save lives of members of the 4 Bn, 12th Infantry, 199th Inf Bde, during a major battle north of Saigon on December 6th, 1967.

      Ted only had days to go before he was to leave county, however, he volunteered to go out to assist wounded members of A and B Companies, 4/12.