Name: Takeshi Yabiku
Rank: Corporal / Specialist Four
Pay Grade: E4
Home of Record: Los Angeles, CA
Birth Date: January 23, 1946
Death Date: January 12, 1969
Cause of Death: "ground casualty gun, small arms fire hostile";
Died in Dinh Tuong at age 22
The body was recovered.
|Comment||[Lt. Peter Barrett]|
"Tak, you died firing your weapon covering your buddies. Even though you were not a citizen of the USA you died fighting for it. Your 2nd platoon comrades will not forget you."