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

 --- General / Personal ---

Last name: FARMER
First name: WILLIAM NIAL
Home of Record (official): LESLIE
State (official): MI
Date of Birth: Tuesday, February 17, 1948
Sex: Male
Race: Caucasian
Marital Status: Single

--- Military ---

Branch: Army
Rank: PFC
Serial Number: 54977985
Component: Selective Service
Pay grade: E3
MOS (Military Occupational Specialty code): 11D10
 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment
B Troop 1st Squadron

--- Action ---

Start of Tour: Friday, July 19, 1968
Date of Casualty: Monday, September 23, 1968
Age at time of loss: 20
Casualty type: (A1) Hostile, died
Reason: Gun, small arms fire (Ground casualty)
Country: South Vietnam
Province: Binh Duong
The Wall: Panel 43W - Row 068

--- Interment ---

WILLIAM NIAL FARMER


Woodlawn Cemetery

 (Also known as: Leslie Cemetery)

Adams St

Leslie, Ingham County, MI