All American Awards & Engraving Soldier Spotlight: Richard Kuntz

Richard Kuntz, a native of Punxsutawney, served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War.

Name: Richard Lorraine Kuntz

Born: March 21, 1947

Died: February 5, 1968

Hometown: Punxsutawney, Pa.

Branch: U.S. Army

Rank: Specialist Fourth Class

Kuntz served during the Vietnam Conflict with the 199th Light Infantry Brigade, 3rd Battalion, 7th Infantry, A Company. His service occupation was Light Weapons Infantry.

Kuntz experienced a serious casualty and was declared dead on February 05, 1968. This occurred in South Vietnam, Binh Duong province. Circumstances of casualty attributed to small arms fire.

He was awarded the National Defense Service Medal, Combat Infantryman Badge, the Purple Heart, the Vietnam Campaign Medal, and the Vietnam Service Medal.


All American Awards and Engraving is located on U.S. 322 in Shippenville. The company specializes in Embroidery, Screen Printing, all kinds of awards, trophies, engraving, unique gifts and more. As the company motto says, We can put “Almost Anything on Almost Everything”.

They can be found online at or or by calling toll free 1-877-402-9273 and ask for Jim Carroll.

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