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Last name: ANDREWS
First name: WILLIS NORWOOD
Home of Record (official): CINCINNATI
State (official): OH
Date of Birth: Wednesday, February 26, 1947
Sex: Male
Race: Negro
Marital Status: Single

--- Military ---

Branch: Army
Rank: SGT
Serial Number: 407622182
Component: Regular
Pay grade: E5
MOS (Military Occupational Specialty code): 11D40
11th Armored Cavalry Regiment
F Troop 2nd Squadron

--- Action ---

Start of Tour: Sunday, August 2, 1970
Date of Casualty: Saturday, April 17, 1971
Age at time of loss: 24
Casualty type: (A1) Hostile, died
Reason: Gun, small arms fire (Ground casualty)
Country: South Vietnam
Province: Binh Duong
The Wall: Panel 04W - Row 130

--- Interment ---

WILLIS NORWOOD ANDREWS

Evarts Memorial Gardens
Route 38
Kildav, Harlan County , KY