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--- General / Personal ---

Last name: BEAN
First name: JAMES FRANCIS
Home of Record (official): GARLAND
State (official): TX
Date of Birth: Saturday, October 5, 1946
Sex: Male
Race: Caucasian
Marital Status: Single

--- Military ---

Branch: Army
Rank: PFC
Serial Number: 54384736
Component: Selective Service
Pay grade: E3
MOS (Military Occupational Specialty code): 11C10
11th Armored Cavalry Regiment
Howitzer Battery 3rd Squadron

Forward Observer attached to L Troop 3rd Squadron

--- Action ---

Start of Tour: Thursday, October 20, 1966
Date of Casualty: Friday, July 21, 1967
Age at time of loss: 20
Casualty type: (A1) Hostile, died
Reason: Multiple fragmentation wounds (Ground casualty)
Country: South Vietnam
Province: Long Khanh
The Wall: Panel 23E - Row 098

--- Interment ---

JAMES FRANCIS BEAN

Calvary Hill Cemetery
3235 Lombardy Lane
Dallas
, Dallas County , TX 75220
(214) 357-5754