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--- General / Personal ---

Last name: HODGSON
First name: DOUGLAS RALPH
Home of Record (official): DES MOINES
State (official): IA
Date of Birth: Tuesday, February 18, 1947
Sex: Male
Race: Caucasian
Marital Status: Single

--- Military ---

Branch: Army
Rank: PFC
Serial Number: 54925099
Component: Selective Service
Pay grade: E3
MOS (Military Occupational Specialty code): 56C20
11th Armored Cavalry Regiment
Air Cavalry Troop

--- Action ---

Start of Tour: Friday, January 27, 1967
Date of Casualty: Saturday, May 6, 1967
Age at time of loss: 20
Casualty type: (C2) Non-hostile, died of illness/injury
Reason: Unknown / Not reported (Ground casualty)
Country: South Vietnam
Province: Unknown/Not Reported
The Wall: Panel 19E - Row 050

--- Interment ---
 

DOUGLAS RALPH HODGSON

Mount Olivet Cemetery
10378 Military Road
Key West, Dubuque County, IA 52003
(563) 582-7059 / (563) 582-7392