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--- General / Personal ---

Last name: FUITE
First name: RONALD JAMES
Home of Record (official): WEST OLIVE
State (official): MI
Date of Birth: Friday, June 10, 1949
Sex: Male
Race: Caucasian
Marital Status: Single

--- Military ---

Branch: Army
Rank: PFC
Serial Number: 380540806
Component: Regular
Pay grade: E3
MOS (Military Occupational Specialty code): 11D
11th Armored Cavalry Regiment
A Troop 1st Squadron

--- Action ---

Start of Tour: Saturday, October 11, 1969
Date of Casualty: Saturday, February 16, 1980
Age at time of loss: 30
Casualty type: (A2) Hostile, died of wounds
Reason: Multiple fragmentation wounds (Ground casualty)
Country: South Vietnam
Province: Tay Ninh
Comments: WOUNDED 01/15/70
The Wall: Panel 14W - Row 038

--- Interment ---

RONALD JAMES FUITE

Grand Haven Cemetery
Grand Haven, Ottawa County , MI