Martinez, Benito

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Name
Martinez, Benito Gender: M
born on 21 March 1931 at 12:00 (= 12:00 noon )
Place Fort Hancock, Texas, 31n18, 105w51
Timezone MST h7w (is standard time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_aricol.18.gif 00°12' s_mo.18.gif s_aricol.18.gif 27°07 Asc.s_cancol.18.gif 11°25'



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Benito Martinez
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Biography

American military hero, a United States Army soldier who posthumously received the Medal of Honor — the United States' highest military decoration — for his actions during the Korean War. Martinez was mortally wounded while solely defending his outpost on 6 September 1952. His actions enabled his company to take back the terrain which they had lost.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Events

Source Notes

Sy Scholfield quotes birth certificate [1]. Wikipedia has "April 21, 1932" which is wrong.

Categories

  • Lifestyle : Work : Work in team/ Tandem
  • Personal : Death : Short Life less than 29 Yrs (Age 21)
  • Vocation : Military : Combat
  • Vocation : Military : Honors
  • Vocation : Military : Killed