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--- General / Personal ---

Last name: JACKSON
First name: JAMES ALBERT
Home of Record (official): SEASIDE
State (official): CA
Date of Birth: Wednesday, November 27, 1929
Sex: Male
Race: Negro
Marital Status: Married

--- Military ---

Branch: Army
Rank: SSG
Serial Number: 18297034
Component: Regular
Pay grade: E6
MOS (Military Occupational Specialty code): 13C40
 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment
K Troop 3rd Squadron

--- Action ---

Start of Tour: Wednesday, November 30, 1966
Date of Casualty: Sunday, May 21, 1967
Age at time of loss: 37
Casualty type: (A1) Hostile, died
Reason: Multiple fragmentation wounds (Ground casualty)
Country: South Vietnam
Province: Long Khanh
The Wall: Panel 20E - Row 075

--- Interment ---


Grove Island Cemetery
Teague, Freestone County , TX