Tribute To Fallen Marine

 

Last updated 10/6/2021 at 11:13am



Brevard resident Jimmy A. Bohn passed away on Sept. 13, 2021. I’m going to tell you a little more about him.

Jim was from Michigan. He joined the U.S. Marine Corps and served in Vietnam from March 1968 until March 1969.

He served as a fire team leader in Company B, 1st Battalion, 1st Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division.

During his tour, he was awarded the Navy Achievement Medal with Combat “V.”

Part of his award citation read: “Lance Corporal Bohn performed his duties in an exemplary manner. On 19 Aug., 1968, Company B come under intense mortar and small arms fire from a larg...



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