Roger Douglas Knudtson
First Lieutenant, United States Marine Corps
Douglas Knudtson was born on June 5, 1944 and joined the Armed Forces while
in Fairfield, North Dakota.
He served as an Aviator in the United States Marine Corps. In four years of service, he attained the rank of First Lieutenant. He began a tour of duty in Vietnam on October 29, 1968.
On February 4, 1969, at the age of 24, Roger
Douglas Knudtson perished in the service of
He died with, and is buried with, Lawrence
Emanuel Houck II.
Posted: 14 December 2001 Updated: 6 July 2003 Updated: 4 February 2006
Air Medal (15)