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--- General / Personal ---

Last name: KULAVIK
First name: RICHARD MARVIN
Home of Record (official): MINNEAPOLIS
State (official): MN
Date of Birth: Wednesday, June 9, 1937
Sex: Male
Race: Caucasian
Marital Status: Single

--- Military ---

Branch: Army
Rank: SFC
Serial Number: 17443702
Component: Regular
Pay grade: E7
MOS (Military Occupational Specialty code): 11D40
11th Armored Cavalry Regiment
I Troop 3rd Squadron

--- Action ---

Start of Tour: Thursday, September 26, 1968
Date of Casualty: Monday, February 17, 1969
Age at time of loss: 31
Casualty type: (A2) Hostile, died of wounds
Reason: Gun, small arms fire (Ground casualty)
Country: South Vietnam
Province: Binh Duong
The Wall: Panel 32W - Row 049

--- Interment ---

RICHARD MARVIN KULAVIK

Fort Snelling National Cemetery
7601 34th Avenue South
Minneapolis
, Hennepin County , MN 55450
Section J, Plot 2334