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--- General / Personal ---

Last name: GILBERT
First name: DON RAY
Home of Record (official): FORT WORTH
State (official): TX
Date of Birth: Monday, March 31, 1947
Sex: Male
Race: Negro
Marital Status: Single

--- Military ---

Branch: Army
Rank: SP4
Serial Number: 67125579
Component: Selective Service
Pay grade: E4
MOS (Military Occupational Specialty code): 11D20
11th Armored Cavalry Regiment
E Troop 2nd Squadron

--- Action ---

Start of Tour: Wednesday, June 28, 1967
Date of Casualty: Saturday, February 3, 1968
Age at time of loss: 20
Casualty type: (A1) Hostile, died
Reason: Multiple fragmentation wounds (Ground casualty)
Country: South Vietnam
Province: Bien Hoa
The Wall: Panel 37E - Row 007

--- Interment ---

DON RAY GILBERT

Cedar Hill Memorial Park
8301 US Highway 287 Business
Arlington, Tarrant County, TX 76001