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--- General / Personal ---

Last name: GENTILE
First name: JAMES RAYMOND
Home of Record (official): WATERTOWN
State (official): NY
Date of Birth: Monday, February 8, 1926
Sex: Male
Race: Caucasian
Marital Status: Married

--- Military ---

Branch: Army
Rank: SSG
Serial Number: 13283746
Component: Regular
Pay grade: E6
MOS (Military Occupational Specialty code): 11D40
11th Armored Cavalry Regiment
B Troop 1st Squadron

--- Action ---

Start of Tour: Monday, August 5, 1968
Date of Casualty: Wednesday, March 26, 1969
Age at time of loss: 43
Casualty type: (A1) Hostile, died
Reason: Other causes (Ground casualty)
Country: South Vietnam
Province: Binh Duong
The Wall: Panel 28W - Row 045

--- Interment ---

JAMES RAYMOND GENTILE

Arlington  National Cemetery
Memorial Drive
Arlington, Arlington County, VA 22211
Section 53, Plot 383