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--- General / Personal ---

Last name: GRISHAM
First name: CHARLES COLE
Home of Record (official): MEMPHIS
State (official): TN
Date of Birth: Wednesday, August 26, 1942
Sex: Male
Race: Caucasian
Marital Status: Married

--- Military ---

Branch: Army
Rank: SP4
Serial Number: 53810381
Component: Selective Service
Pay grade: E4
MOS (Military Occupational Specialty code): 11D10
11th Armored Cavalry Regiment
L Troop 3rd Squadron

--- Action ---

Start of Tour: Saturday, July 15, 1967
Date of Casualty: Thursday, February 1, 1968
Age at time of loss: 25
Casualty type: (A2) Hostile, died of wounds
Reason: Gun, small arms fire (Ground casualty)
Country: South Vietnam
Province: Bien Hoa
The Wall: Panel 36E - Row 050

--- Interment ---


New Salem Baptist Church Cemetery
Iuka, Tishomingo County , MS
(662) 423-5153