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--- General / Personal ---

Last name: BATTLES
First name: TROY CLEVELAND
Home of Record (official): PEORIA
State (official): IL
Date of Birth: Monday, July 12, 1948
Sex: Male
Race: Negro
Marital Status: Single

--- Military ---

Branch: Army
Rank: PFC
Serial Number: 16900986
Component: Regular
Pay grade: E3
MOS (Military Occupational Specialty code): 11E10
11th Armored Cavalry Regiment
H Company 2nd Squadron

--- Action ---

Start of Tour: Tuesday, August 22, 1967
Date of Casualty: Saturday, January 6, 1968
Age at time of loss: 19
Casualty type: (A1) Hostile, died
Reason: Other explosive device (Ground casualty)
Country: South Vietnam
Province: Binh Long
The Wall: Panel 33E - Row 055

--- Interment ---
 

TROY CLEVELAND BATTLES

 

Springdale Cemetery and Mausoleum
3014 North Prospect Road
Peoria, Peoria County, IL 61603
(309) 681-1400