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--- General / Personal ---

Last name: BROWN
First name: WILLIAM ARTHUR
Home of Record (official): DETROIT
State (official): MI
Date of Birth: Saturday, October 27, 1945
Sex: Male
Race: Negro
Marital Status: Single

--- Military ---

Branch: Army
Rank: PVT
Serial Number: 55829066
Component: Selective Service
Pay grade: E2
MOS (Military Occupational Specialty code): 11B10
11th Armored Cavalry Regiment
I Troop 3rd Squadron

--- Action ---

Start of Tour: Monday, August 22, 1966
Date of Casualty: Tuesday, March 21, 1967
Age at time of loss: 21
Casualty type: (A1) Hostile, died
Reason: Other explosive device (Ground casualty)
Country: South Vietnam
Province: Long Khanh
The Wall: Panel 16E - Row 130

--- Interment ---

WILLIAM ARTHUR BROWN

Detroit Memorial Park East
4280 E 13 Mile Road
Warren, Macomb County, MI 48092
(586) 751-1313
Section 18, Grave 1912