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Last name: BRANDON
First name: JESSE L
Home of Record (official): OXFORD
State (official): NC
Date of Birth: Saturday, August 24, 1946
Sex: Male
Race: Negro
Marital Status: Married

--- Military ---

Branch: Army
Rank: SP4
Serial Number: 53410258
Component: Selective Service
Pay grade: E4
MOS (Military Occupational Specialty code): 11B20
11th Armored Cavalry Regiment
A Troop 1st Squadron

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Start of Tour: Wednesday, August 24, 1966
Date of Casualty: Wednesday, March 1, 1967
Age at time of loss: 20
Casualty type: (A2) Hostile, died of wounds
Reason: Misadventure (possibly friendly fire) (Ground casualty)
Country: South Vietnam
Province: Tay Ninh
The Wall: Panel 15E - Row 125

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JESSE L BRANDON

Oak Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
2213 Enon Road
Oxford
, Granville County , NC 27565
(919) 693-1250