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--- General / Personal ---

Last name: ALLISON
First name: SAM STEPHEN
Home of Record (official): ABILENE
State (official): TX
Date of Birth: Thursday, September 2, 1948
Sex: Male
Race: Caucasian
Marital Status: Married

--- Military ---

Branch: Army
Rank: SP4
Serial Number: 15775174
Component: Regular
Pay grade: E4
MOS (Military Occupational Specialty code): 91B20
11th Armored Cavalry Regiment
Medic attached to E Troop 2nd Squadron

--- Action ---

Start of Tour: Wednesday, November 22, 1967
Date of Casualty: Tuesday, July 9, 1968
Age at time of loss: 19
Casualty type: (A1) Hostile, died
Reason: Multiple fragmentation wounds (Ground casualty)
Country: South Vietnam
Province: Hoa Nghia
The Wall: Panel 52W - Row 004

--- Interment ---

SAM STEPHEN ALLISON

Elmwood Memorial Park
5750 US Highway 277 South
Abilene, Taylor County , TX 79606
Field Of Honor, Row 5, Plot 2