PFC Robert H. Jenkins in Vietnam

Memorial Gallery

These pictures are from a variety of sources. Many were provided by Fred Ostrom.
Fred was the Marine mentioned in the Jenkins MOH Citation whose life was saved by Jenkin's bravery.

Copies of many of these pictures are also contained in the Charlie Company Gallery.


PFC Robert H. Jenkins leaving for FSB Argonne on 3 March 1969. Jenkins was killed on the 5th of March.

He was awarded the Medal of Honor posthumously.

"Harbor Queen" (3-C-1) patrol members. 1968. L-R (Top row): Al Moore, Jerry Beasley. (Bottom row): Unknown, Fred Ostrom, Robert Jenkins, Larry Harrod, Randy Rhoads

Left: PFC Robert Jenkins. (KIA 3-5-69) Medal of Honor. Right: Daniel Tirado (KIA 5-7-69) (3-C-1)

Article on Fred Ostrom's work to rebuild and rededicate the gravesite of Robert Jenkins
from the Novermber '97 issue of
VFW Magazine

The Commandant of the Marine Corps sent the Jenkins family a letter telling about the "Crucible" obstacle named in honor of Robert Jenkins

"Mission Accomplished" A write up on the efforts by Fred Ostrom and others to rebuild the Robert Jenkins Memorial Site

The Jenkins Memorial Award

Photos of the Jenkins Memorial in Florida

Robert's Family at the Dedication of the Robert H. Jenkins Jr.
Veterans Domiciliary in Palatka Florida.