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Robert L. Holtz

  • Portrait of R.L. Holtz from 1972
    Portrait of R.L. Holtz from 1972

Marines

Served in: Korean War, Vietnam War


Born in September of 1931 in Coleman, Texas, Robert Holtz joined the Marines at the age of 17, signing on in July of 1949. He served in Kwajalein in the Marshall Islands from 1949 until 1951 during the Korean war. Holtz also completed two tours during the Vietnam War. He retired in Phoenix, Arizona, but came back to live in Texas. 

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