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--- General / Personal ---

Last name: EATON
First name: TOMMY RAY
Home of Record (official): NEW CASTLE
State (official): IN
Date of Birth: Friday, February 13, 1948
Sex: Male
Race: Caucasian
Marital Status: Married

--- Military ---

Branch: Army
Rank: SP4
Serial Number: 55946543
Component: Selective Service
Pay grade: E4
MOS (Military Occupational Specialty code): 11D20
11th Armored Cavalry Regiment
G Troop 2nd Squadron

--- Action ---

Start of Tour: Monday, July 22, 1968
Date of Casualty: Tuesday, December 17, 1968
Age at time of loss: 20
Casualty type: (A1) Hostile, died
Reason: Other explosive device (Ground casualty)
Country: South Vietnam
Province: Binh Duong
The Wall: Panel 36W - Row 034

--- Interment ---


South Mound Cemetery
505 Bundy Avenue
New Castle, Henry County, IN 47362
(765) 521-6850
Section 23, Lot 38, Space 2, Grave B662