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--- General / Personal ---

Last name: CHAMBERS
First name: JAMES DOUGLAS
Home of Record (official): MARKHAM
State (official): IL
Date of Birth: Friday, February 20, 1948
Sex: Male
Race: Caucasian
Marital Status: Single

--- Military ---

Branch: Army
Rank: SP4
Serial Number: 16874905
Component: Regular
Pay grade: E4
MOS (Military Occupational Specialty code): 11D20
11th Armored Cavalry Regiment
F Troop 2nd Squadron

--- Action ---

Start of Tour: Sunday, August 13, 1967
Date of Casualty: Wednesday, February 28, 1968
Age at time of loss: 20
Casualty type: (A1) Hostile, died
Reason: Artillery, rocket, mortar (Ground casualty)
Country: South Vietnam
Province: Hoa Nghia
The Wall: Panel 41E - Row 060

--- Interment ---

JAMES DOUGLAS CHAMBERS

Mount Saint Peter Catholic Cemetery
219 New Haven Avenue
Derby
, New Haven County , CT 06418
(203) 735-8026