CPL Stephen Lee Traughber
April 17, 1946 – September 10, 1967
CPL Traughber was born April 17, 1946 in New Albany, Indiana. He was assigned to CO E Support Battalion at Kamiseya Japan, Fleet Marine Force, Pacific.
His MOS/Specialty was 2575: Special Communications Operator.
CPT Traughber was killed in Quang Tri Province, South Vietnam as a result of multiple fragmentation wounds.
The location of CPT Traughber’s name can be found on the Vietnam memorial wall on Panel 26E, Line 52.
Awards: Purple Heart, Combat Action Ribbon, National Defense Service Medal, Vietnam Campaign Medal, Vietnam Service Medal, Distinguished Unit Citation, Vietnam Gallantry Cross Unit Citation, Good Conduct Medal and Marine Corps Expeditionary Medal
Note: Building 1084 on Corry Station is named Traughber Hall to honor CPL Stephen L Traughber. He was 21 years old.