101 airborne combat patch
Weapons Platoon Sergeant
Joe Louis Johnson
Johnson arrived at Fort Campbell, KY in 1967 and was assigned to Weapons Platoon.
He went with
A Company to Vietnam, December 1967.

Platoon Sergeant Joe Louis Johnson
Died: December 29,1967 in Hua Nghia, South Vietnam due to friendly fire.
Read the newspaper account of December 29, 1967.
PSGT Joe L. Johnson died from Non-hostile causes in the result of metal fragment wound
received when hit by fragments form friendly mortar being fired in support of training mission
while on training mission on night defensive perimeter in the Hau Hghia Province, South Vietnam.