August 1995

In Memoriam: Benjamin Agusta Smith

Volume 78, Issue 8
Author: 

SgtMaj Benjamin Agusta Smith died in February in Oceanside, Calif. He was 73.

A World War II veteran of Guadalcanal and Bougainville, he served as a Marine for 27 years. He also served in Korea and Vietnam.

SgtMaj Smith's son, James, would appreciate hearing from those who remember his dad. Write James Hugh Smith, 9619 N.E. Skidmore St., Portland, OR 97220.

If you are an MCA&F Member

Click here to login and view all Leatherneck and Marine Corps Gazette articles

OR Join the MCA&F to continue reading

By becoming a member of the Marine Corps Association & Foundation, you gain access to the entire library of articles from Leatherneck Magazine and the Marine Corps Gazette. Click here to sign up online and continue reading this article