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--- General / Personal ---

Last name: BARDON
First name: BRUCE HAROLD
Home of Record (official): QUINCY
State (official): IL
Date of Birth: Monday, January 16, 1950
Sex: Male
Race: Caucasian
Marital Status: Single

--- Military ---

Branch: Army
Rank: PFC
Serial Number: 334407444
Component: Regular
Pay grade: E3
MOS (Military Occupational Specialty code): 82C10
11th Armored Cavalry Regiment
Howitzer Battery 1st Squadron

Forward Observer attached to C Troop 1st Squadron

--- Action ---

Start of Tour: Monday, February 2, 1970
Date of Casualty: Sunday, April 26, 1970
Age at time of loss: 20
Casualty type: (A1) Hostile, died
Reason: Artillery, rocket, mortar (Ground casualty)
Country: South Vietnam
Province: Tay Ninh
The Wall: Panel 11W - Row 056

--- Interment ---

BRUCE HAROLD BARDON

Greenmount Cemetery
Quincy, Adams County, IL