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--- General / Personal ---

Last name: COOPER
First name: ROY ELDON
Home of Record (official): EL MONTE
State (official): CA
Date of Birth: Sunday, December 24, 1939
Sex: Male
Race: Caucasian
Marital Status: Married

--- Military ---

Branch: Army
Rank: SSG
Serial Number: 25415129
Component: Regular
Pay grade: E6
MOS (Military Occupational Specialty code): 11E40
11th Armored Cavalry Regiment
HHT Regiment

--- Action ---

Start of Tour: Saturday, June 22, 1968
Date of Casualty: Tuesday, July 30, 1968
Age at time of loss: 28
Casualty type: (C2) Non-hostile, died of illness/injury
Reason: Vehicle loss, crash (Ground casualty)
Country: South Vietnam
Province: Bien Hoa
The Wall: Panel 50W - Row 034

--- Interment ---


Brush Creek Cemetery
Brush Creek, Grant County, AR