• ROBERTO ITUARTE
    Sgt Marine Corps, Vietnam
    June 03, 1941 – December 11, 1965
     

    Sgt Robert Ituarte was a U.S. Marine who joined the service in 1958 at the age of 17.He re-enlisted in 1962. Hewas stationed in Kaneohe Marine Base with "A" Co., 1st Bn., 4th Marines and then landedin Chu Lai, Vietnam on May 7, 1965, at which time he served with "E" Co., 2nd Bn., 7th Marines. While participating in "Operation Harvest Moon," Sgt. Ituarte was killed-in-action on December 11, 1965, at the age of 24. His unit greatly mourned his loss.