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--- General / Personal ---

Last name: CAMPA
First name: JOHN JOSEPH
Home of Record (official): CHICAGO
State (official): IL
Date of Birth: Friday, August 3, 1945
Sex: Male
Race: Caucasian
Marital Status: Single

--- Military ---

Branch: Army
Rank: PFC
Serial Number: 55860373
Component: Selective Service
Pay grade: E3
MOS (Military Occupational Specialty code): 82C10
11th Armored Cavalry Regiment
Howitzer Battery 3rd Squadron

Attached to L Troop 3rd Squadron

--- Action ---

Start of Tour: Tuesday, August 23, 1966
Date of Casualty: Friday, July 21, 1967
Age at time of loss: 21
Casualty type: (A1) Hostile, died
Reason: Multiple fragmentation wounds (Ground casualty)
Country: South Vietnam
Province: Long Khanh
The Wall: Panel 23E - Row 097

--- Interment ---

JOHN JOSEPH CAMPA


Saint Benedict Catholic Cemetery

4600 West 135th Street
Crestwood, Cook County, IL 60445
(773) 239-4422
(Office at Saint Casimir Cemetery)
Section 5, Block 10, Lot 1, Grave 7