101 airborne combat patch
Joe Anthony Snitko
Snitko arrived in Vietnam 1968 and was assigned to 3rd Platoon.

PFC Joe Anthony Snitko
Died: June 13, 1968 in Thua Thien, South Vietnam due to hostile fire.

Soon after his death, Snitko was awarded his citizenship
In 2005, after the death of his mother, Snitko's body was moved to Arlington National Cemetery.
The Snitko Family sends a letter to the President
I would like to hear from anyone who served with my brother Joe Snitko
Jeneva Perrone
dijenperrone@sbcglobal.net
Photos - stateside 1968
PFC Joe A. Snitko was awarded the Purple Heart (Posthumously) for military merit and for
wounds received which resulted in his death while on a combat operation when a hostile booby
trap detonated in area, in the Thua Thien Province, South Vietnam.