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--- General / Personal ---

Last name: HAWKINS
First name: KENNETH JEROME
Home of Record (official): PENSACOLA
State (official): FL
Date of Birth: Monday, December 21, 1931
Sex: Male
Race: Caucasian
Marital Status: Married

--- Military ---

Branch: Army
Rank: SGT
Serial Number: 14338916
Component: Regular
Pay grade: E5
MOS (Military Occupational Specialty code): 11E40
11th Armored Cavalry Regiment
H Company 2nd Squadron

--- Action ---

Start of Tour: Tuesday, June 20, 1967
Date of Casualty: Tuesday, June 11, 1968
Age at time of loss: 36
Casualty type: (C1) Non-hostile, died of other causes
Reason: Unknown / Not reported (Ground casualty)
Country: South Vietnam
Province: Phuoc Tuy
The Wall: Panel 58W - Row 025

--- Interment ---

KENNETH JEROME HAWKINS

Barrancas National Cemetery
Naval Air Station
80 Hovey Road
Pensacola, Escambia County, FL 32508
(850) 453-4108 or 453-4846
Section 29, Plot 418