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

--- General / Personal ---

Last name: D AMBRA
First name: JOSEPH NICK
Home of Record (official): FRANKLIN SQUARE
State (official): NY
Date of Birth: Saturday, May 10, 1947
Sex: Male
Race: Caucasian
Marital Status: Single

--- Military ---

Branch: Army
Rank: SP4
Serial Number: 52752307
Component: Selective Service
Pay grade: E4
MOS (Military Occupational Specialty code): 11D20
11th Armored Cavalry Regiment
I Troop 3rd Squadron

--- Action ---

Start of Tour: Tuesday, October 31, 1967
Date of Casualty: Thursday, May 9, 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 57E - Row 018

--- Interment ---


Saint Charles Cemetery
2015 Wellwood Ave
Farmingdale, Suffolk County, NY 11735
(631) 249-8700