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--- General / Personal ---

Last name: HOLT
First name: MERRIL
Home of Record (official): MATOAKA
State (official): WV
Date of Birth: Saturday, October 22, 1949
Sex: Male
Race: Caucasian
Marital Status: Married

--- Military ---

Branch: Army
Rank: PFC
Serial Number: 232800757
Component: Selective Service
Pay grade: E3
MOS (Military Occupational Specialty code): 11D20
11th Armored Cavalry Regiment
A Troop 1st Squadron

--- Action ---

Start of Tour: Wednesday, February 18, 1970
Date of Casualty: Saturday, June 20, 1970
Age at time of loss: 20
Casualty type: (A1) Hostile, died
Reason: Artillery, rocket, mortar (Ground casualty)
Country: Cambodia
Province: Unknown/Not Reported
The Wall: Panel 09W - Row 073

--- Interment ---


Roselawn Memorial Gardens
Bluefield-Princeton Road
Princeton, Mercer County, WV 24740
(304) 425-8103 / (304) 325-3772
Garden of the Good Shepherd, Lot 200A, Space 1