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--- General / Personal ---

Last name: HAMNER
First name: CHARLES
Home of Record (official): BIRMINGHAM
State (official): AL
Date of Birth: Sunday, September 19, 1943
Sex: Male
Race: Negro
Marital Status: Married

--- Military ---

Branch: Army
Rank: SP4
Serial Number: 53843156
Component: Selective Service
Pay grade: E4
MOS (Military Occupational Specialty code): 11D20
11th Armored Cavalry Regiment
G Troop 2nd Squadron

--- Action ---

Start of Tour: Saturday, November 25, 1967
Date of Casualty: Wednesday, July 31, 1968
Age at time of loss: 24
Casualty type: (A1) Hostile, died
Reason: Other explosive device (Ground casualty)
Country: South Vietnam
Province: Binh Duong
The Wall: Panel 50W - Row 038

--- Interment ---


Grace Hill Cemetery
1931 Martin Luther King Jr Drive
Birmingham, Jefferson County, AL 35211
(205) 458-3786