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--- General / Personal ---

Last name: HUTTON
First name: WALTER WESLEY
Home of Record (official): NEWARK
State (official): NJ
Date of Birth: Friday, November 9, 1951
Sex: Male
Race: Negro
Marital Status: Single

--- Military ---

Branch: Army
Rank: SSG
Serial Number: 144426246
Component: Regular
Posthumous promotion as indicated
Pay grade: E5
MOS (Military Occupational Specialty code): 11B20
11th Armored Cavalry Regiment
Air Cavalry Troop

--- Action ---

Start of Tour: Friday, November 14, 1969
Date of Casualty: Thursday, September 17, 1970
Age at time of loss: 18
Casualty type: (A1) Hostile, died
Reason: Other explosive device (Ground casualty)
Country: South Vietnam
Province: Binh Duong
The Wall: Panel 07W - Row 070

--- Interment ---

WALTER WESLEY HUTTON

Long Island National Cemetery
2040 Wellwood Avenue
Farmingdale, Suffolk County , NY 11735
(631) 454-4949
Section 2Y, Plot 52