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Last name: JACKSON
First name: FRED ORR JR
Home of Record (official): FORT BENNING
State (official): GA
Date of Birth: Thursday, January 14, 1943
Sex: Male
Race: Caucasian
Marital Status: Married

--- Military ---

Branch: Army
Rank: CPT
Serial Number: 228547444
Component: Regular
Pay grade: O3
MOS (Military Occupational Specialty code): 1542
11th Armored Cavalry Regiment
Air Cavalry Troop

--- Action ---

Start of Tour: Monday, August 11, 1969
Date of Casualty: Friday, September 5, 1969
Age at time of loss: 26
Casualty type: (A1) Hostile, died
Reason: Air loss - Crashed on land (Pilot - Helicopter)
Country: South Vietnam
Province: Binh Long
The Wall: Panel 18W - Row 039

--- Interment ---

FRED ORR JACKSON JR

Fort Benning Post Cemetery
Custer Road
Fort Benning, Muscogee County, GA 31905
(706) 545-5943
Section D-2, Plot 146-A