|Silfee arrived in Vietnam 1968 and was assigned to A/2/501st
PFC James Everett Silfee
Died: April 6, 1968 in Quang Tri, South Vietnam due to hostle fire.
PFC James E. Silfee earned the Bronze Star Medal and Purple Heart (Posthumously) for military
merit and for wounds received which resulted in his deaths from small arms gun fire wounds
when his unit came under hostile mortar and small arms fire, 35KM NW of HUE, in the Quang
Tri Province, South Vietnam.