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--- General / Personal ---

Last name: BYUS
First name: ROGER LEE
Home of Record (official): WINFIELD
State (official): WV
Date of Birth: Wednesday, March 23, 1949
Sex: Male
Race: Caucasian
Marital Status: Married

--- Military ---

Branch: Army
Rank: PFC
Serial Number: 235783205
Component: Selective Service
Pay grade: E3
MOS (Military Occupational Specialty code): 11D1U
11th Armored Cavalry Regiment
E Troop 2nd Squadron

--- Action ---

Start of Tour: Thursday, October 23, 1969
Date of Casualty: Monday, November 24, 1969
Age at time of loss: 20
Casualty type: (A2) Hostile, died of wounds
Reason: Artillery, rocket, mortar (Ground casualty)
Country: South Vietnam
Province: Phuoc Long
The Wall: Panel 16W - Row 115

--- Interment ---


Mount Vernon Cemetery
2150 Mount Vernon Road
Hurricane, Putnam County, WV