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--- General / Personal ---

Last name: KENNEDY
First name: MATTHEW DEVANUGHAN
Home of Record (official): TIMMONSVILLE
State (official): SC
Date of Birth: Tuesday, May 1, 1945
Sex: Male
Race: Negro
Marital Status: Single

--- Military ---

Branch: Army
Rank: SP4
Serial Number: 53408790
Component: Selective Service
Pay grade: E4
MOS (Military Occupational Specialty code): 11D20
11th Armored Cavalry Regiment
I Troop 3rd Squadron

--- Action ---

Start of Tour: Tuesday, August 23, 1966
Date of Casualty: Monday, June 12, 1967
Age at time of loss: 22
Casualty type: (A1) Hostile, died
Reason: Multiple fragmentation wounds (Ground casualty)
Country: South Vietnam
Province: Phuoc Tuy
The Wall: Panel 21E - Row 094

--- Interment ---

MATHEW DEVANUGHAN KENNEDY

Florence National Cemetery
803 East National Cemetery Road
Florence
, Florence County , SC 29501
(843) 669-8783
Section C, Plot 524-A