Lawrence “Willy” Clifton Williams, Jr

Lawrence “Willy” Clifton Williams, Jr

Age: 24
Branch: USN
Rank: HM3
Unit(s): UDT22, UDT13
Station: South Vietnam

Fallen on: 18 Sep 1970
Location: Quang Nam, South Vietnam
Era: Vietnam

Medals & Commendations: Purple Heart, Combat Action Ribbon, Navy Presidential Unit Citation, Navy Unit Commendation Ribbon, Navy Meritorious Unit Commendation Ribbon, Good Conduct Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Vietnam Service Medal w/ four Bronze Stars, South Vietnam Military Merit Ribbon, Republic of Vietnam RVN Gallantry Cross Unit Citation, Republic of Vietnam Civil Action 1 C Palm Unit Citation, Republic of Vietnam Campaign Medal, Expert Rifle Medal, Expert Pistol Medal.

Hometown: Port Arthur, TX

HM3 Williams died from injuries sustained from a mine.