Copy_2_of_animflag.gif (12791 bytes) [The Purple Heart Medal] 

--- General / Personal ---

Last name: CLAUSSEN
First name: HENRY ROBERT
Home of Record (official): PALMER
State (official): IA
Date of Birth: Saturday, January 12, 1946
Sex: Male
Race: Caucasian
Marital Status: Married

--- Military ---

Branch: Army
Rank: PFC
Serial Number: 54927688
Component: Selective Service
Pay grade: E3
MOS (Military Occupational Specialty code): 11B20
11th Armored Cavalry Regiment
E Troop 2nd Squadron

--- Action ---

Start of Tour: Sunday, January 7, 1968
Date of Casualty: Wednesday, May 29, 1968
Age at time of loss: 22
Casualty type: (A1) Hostile, died
Reason: Multiple fragmentation wounds (Ground casualty)
Country: South Vietnam
Province: Long Khanh
The Wall: Panel 63W - Row 004

--- Interment ---


Saint Johns Cemetery
Gilmore City , Pocahontas County , IA