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--- General / Personal ---

Last name: GARCIA
First name: ALEJANDRO JR
Home of Record (official): LAREDO
State (official): TX
Date of Birth: Monday, May 14, 1945
Sex: Male
Race: Caucasian
Marital Status: Single

--- Military ---

Branch: Army
Rank: SP4
Serial Number: 54373953
Component: Selective Service
Pay grade: E4
MOS (Military Occupational Specialty code): 11B20
11th Armored Cavalry Regiment
E Troop 2nd Squadron

--- Action ---

Start of Tour: Saturday, August 20, 1966
Date of Casualty: Thursday, December 29, 1966
Age at time of loss: 21
Casualty type: (A3) Hostile, died while missing
Reason: Other explosive device (Ground casualty)
Country: South Vietnam
Province: Bien Hoa
The Wall: Panel 13E - Row 097

--- Interment ---


Calvary Catholic Cemetery
3600 McPherson Avenue
, Webb County , TX 78040
(956) 723-6811
Block 68, West Plot 9, Grave 1