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--- General / Personal ---

Last name: DARNELL
First name: MICHAEL EDWARD
Home of Record (official): WOODLAWN
State (official): TN
Date of Birth: Sunday, August 7, 1949
Sex: Male
Race: Caucasian
Marital Status: Single

--- Military ---

Branch: Army
Rank: PFC
Serial Number: 411866251
Component: Selective Service
Pay grade: E3
MOS (Military Occupational Specialty code): 11D20
11th Armored Cavalry Regiment
K Troop 3rd Squadron

--- Action ---

Start of Tour: Friday, October 17, 1969
Date of Casualty: Sunday, January 11, 1970
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 14W - Row 025

--- Interment ---

MICHAEL EDWARD DARNELL

Wilees Chapel United Methodist Cemetery
Woodlawn, Montgomery County , TN