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Last name: ATHEY
First name: BURDER SMITH III
Home of Record (official): SAVANNAH
State (official): GA
Date of Birth: Sunday, October 9, 1949
Sex: Male
Race: Caucasian
Marital Status: Single

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Branch: Army
Rank: SP4
Serial Number: 256788392
Component: Selective Service
Pay grade: E4
MOS (Military Occupational Specialty code): 11B20
11th Armored Cavalry Regiment
B Troop 1st Squadron

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Start of Tour: Monday, October 20, 1969
Date of Casualty: Sunday, June 21, 1970
Age at time of loss: 20
Casualty type: (C1) Non-hostile, died of other causes
Reason: Other accident (Ground casualty)
Country: Cambodia
Province: Unknown/Not Reported
The Wall: Panel 09W - Row 075

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BURDER SMITH ATHEY III
 

Forest Lawn Memory Gardens

315 Greenwich Road

Savannah, Chatham County, GA 31404