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Last name: HARRIS
First name: JOSEPH RANDAL
Home of Record (official): VERSAILLES
State (official): KY
Date of Birth: Sunday, January 4, 1948
Sex: Male
Race: Negro
Marital Status: Married

--- Military ---

Branch: Army
Rank: SGT
Serial Number: 405640473
Component: Selective Service
Pay grade: E5
MOS (Military Occupational Specialty code): 11D40
11th Armored Cavalry Regiment
E Troop 2nd Squadron

--- Action ---

Start of Tour: Monday, November 3, 1969
Date of Casualty: Monday, November 24, 1969
Age at time of loss: 21
Casualty type: (A1) Hostile, died
Reason: Artillery, rocket, mortar (Ground casualty)
Country: South Vietnam
Province: Binh Long
The Wall: Panel 16W - Row 117

--- Interment ---

JOSEPH RANDAL HARRIS

Steele Cemetery
Thomas Lane
Versailles , Woodford County , KY