Fred Thomas Schreckengost
Sergeant, United States Marine Corps
Name: FRED THOMAS SCHRECKENGOST
Date of Birth: 3/30/1938
Date of Casualty: 6/7/1964
Home of Record: EAST PALESTINE, OHIO
Branch of Service: MARINE CORPS
Casualty Country: SOUTH VIETNAM
Casualty Province: QUANG NAM
Twenty-six United States Marine Corps prisoners of war were repatriated. The Marine Corps listed eight Marines as dead while captured and forty-seven as missing in action.
As late as 1991, the remains of Sergeant Robert L. Greer and Sergeant Fred T. Schrenckengost were returned and interred in Arlington National Cemetery.
He was from Ohio and was killed in action in
Photo Courtesy of Roxsanne Wells-Layton, August 2006