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--- General / Personal ---

Last name: KOLIBA
First name: HERBERT
Home of Record (official): COPPERAS COVE
State (official): TX
Date of Birth: Wednesday, October 10, 1934
Sex: Male
Race: Caucasian
Marital Status: Married

--- Military ---

Branch: Army
Rank: SFC
Serial Number: 54164593
Component: Regular
Pay grade: E7
MOS (Military Occupational Specialty code): 11E40
11th Armored Cavalry Regiment
D Company 1st Squadron

--- Action ---

Start of Tour: Saturday, April 6, 1968
Date of Casualty: Wednesday, May 15, 1968
Age at time of loss: 33
Casualty type: (A2) Hostile, died of wounds
Reason: Artillery, rocket, mortar (Ground casualty)
Country: South Vietnam
Province: Binh Duong
The Wall: Panel 60E - Row 024

--- Interment ---

HERBERT KOLIBA

Fort Bliss National Cemetery
5200 Fred Wilson Road
El Paso
, El Paso County , TX 79906
Section I, Plot 1354