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For information about the Veterans Park contact:

Nederland Parks & Recreation Department
2301 Avenue H
Nederland, TX 77627 
Phone: 409-724-0773


For information about the Database contact:

Marion & Ed Hughes
Public Library

2712 Nederland Avenue
Nederland, TX 77627 
Phone: 409-722-1255

Database Number   1
Name   Ferguson, James Patrick
Birth Date   15 Jul 1948
Birth Place    
Death Date   8 Feb 1968
Death Place   Republic of Vietnam (South Vietnam)
Cause of Death   KIA; Gunshot or small arms fire
Place of Burial   Kirbyville Cemetery, Kirbyville, Texas
Service Branch   Army


  C Co, 3rd BN, 7th Inf, 199th Infantry Bde
Rank/Grade   Specialist Fourth Class
Date of Enlistment   Unknown; Tour started 7 Nov 1967
Service Occupation   Light Weapons Infantry (Army)
Decorations   Purple Heart, National Defense Medal, Vietnam Service Medal, Vietnam Campaign Medal
Father   James B. Ferguson
Spouse   Single
Civilian Occupation    
Date Added to Database   22 July 2015
Source of Service Information    
Oral History  




Newspaper Articles  

Obituary from the MidCounty Chronicle, 21 Feb 1968

Ferguson, James P. Obituary

Funeral Information/Obituary from the Port Arthur News, 1 March 1968