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 --- General / Personal ---

Last name: HILL
First name: GERALD RAY
Home of Record (official): LINWOOD
State (official): PA
Date of Birth: Wednesday, August 18, 1943
Sex: Male
Race: Caucasian
Marital Status: Married

--- Military ---

Branch: Army
Rank: SSG
Serial Number: 13750297
Component: Regular
Pay grade: E6
MOS (Military Occupational Specialty code): 11E40
11th Armored Cavalry Regiment
E Troop 2nd Squadron

--- Action ---

Start of Tour: Monday, July 1, 1968
Date of Casualty: Wednesday, June 4, 1969
Age at time of loss: 25
Casualty type: (A2) Hostile, died of wounds
Reason: Multiple fragmentation wounds (Ground casualty)
Country: South Vietnam
Province: Tay Ninh
The Wall: Panel 23W - Row 064

--- Interment ---

GERALD RAY HILL

Chester Rural Cemetery
Upland Avenue
Chester , Delaware County, PA 19380
(610) 872-3121
Soldiers Circle
, Row 3