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--- General / Personal ---

Last name: HINES
First name: LESLIE EDMUND III
Home of Record (official): SPOKANE
State (official): WA
Date of Birth: Sunday, October 23, 1938
Sex: Male
Race: Caucasian
Marital Status: Married

--- Military ---

Branch: Army
Rank: 1LT
Serial Number: O5244740
Component: Reserve
Pay grade: O2
MOS (Military Occupational Specialty code): 1204
11th Armored Cavalry Regiment
E Troop 2nd Squadron

--- Action ---

Start of Tour: Friday, March 15, 1968
Date of Casualty: Saturday, August 24, 1968
Age at time of loss: 29
Casualty type: (A1) Hostile, died
Reason: Gun, small arms fire (Ground casualty)
Country: South Vietnam
Province: Binh Long
The Wall: Panel 46W - Row 003

--- Interment ---

LESLIE EDMUND HINES III

Fairmount Memorial Park
5200 West Wellesley Avenue
Spokane, Spokane County, WA 99205
Lawn 20 (Veterans Section) Lot 322 Grave 1