LINDEN WAYNE BRITTINHAM
March 17, 1968 Wilmington Morning News: Milton, Delaware
Sunday afternoon Lance Corporal Linden Wayne Brittingham, KIA in Vietnam on March 1
was buried in Henlopen Memorial Cemetery along the Broadkill River.
The Marine, son of Mr. & Mrs Linden R. Brittingham would have been 20 years old on March 6 but was killed by hostile gunfire in Thua Thien Province.
Brittingham graduated Milton High School in 1966, enlisted in the Marine Corp that
October, had training at Paris Island and been in \Vietnam seven months, due home in July.
In high school he was co captain of the football and basket ball teams and ran on the track team for two years. He was the class president his senior year.
In addition to his parents he is survived by three brothers Kenny, at Panhandle A & M College
in Oklahoma, Keith and Donnie at home., a sister, Lisa, at home. His grandparents, H.O.
Brittingham and wife, Robert Burton and wife also survive him.