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--- General / Personal ---

Last name: CHANDLER
First name: CHARLES
Home of Record (official): ALBANY
State (official): NY
Date of Birth: Wednesday, July 14, 1948
Sex: Male
Race: Negro
Marital Status: Single

--- Military ---

Branch: Army
Rank: SP4
Serial Number: 67000208
Component: Selective Service
Pay grade: E4
MOS (Military Occupational Specialty code): 91B20
11th Armored Cavalry Regiment
HHT 1st Squadron
Medic attached to A Troop 1st Squadron

--- Action ---

Start of Tour: Friday, August 23, 1968
Date of Casualty: Friday, April 18, 1969
Age at time of loss: 20
Casualty type: (A2) Hostile, died of wounds
Reason: Gun, small arms fire (Ground casualty)
Country: South Vietnam
Province: Tay Ninh
The Wall: Panel 27W - Row 106

--- Interment ---

CHARLES CHANDLER

Graceland Cemetery
680 Delaware Avenue
Albany
, Albany County , NY 12209
(518) 463-8408