Jesus E. Bautista was born on August 2, 1948 in Nogales, Sonora, Mexico. As a child his family moved, and he lived in Tucson, Arizona. Jesus was single when he was drafted into the Army. He was a legal resident of the United States, serving in the armed forces of his adopted country.
Pfc Bautista started his tour in Vietnam on January 14 1968 and was assigned to the 526th CC&S Company. Jesus E. Baustista was TDY in Danang when he was killed in an enemy mortar attack on May 5th 1968. He was 19 years of age and had been in-country 112 days.
City of Nogales Cemetery in American Legion section in Nogales, AZ - See more at: http://www.vvmf.org/Wall-of-Faces/2950/JESUS-E-BAUTISTA#sthash.WPV4r8hG.dpuf
Jesus Estrada Bautista was laid to rest in the City of Nogales Cemetery in the American Legion Section, Nogales Arizona. (Also known as Grand Canyon Pioneer Cemetery)