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Darwin Lyn Labahn Memorial

--- General / Personal ---

Last name: LABAHN
First name: DARWIN LYN
Home of Record (official): BURKE
State (official): SD
Date of Birth: Thursday, May 5, 1949
Sex: Male
Race: Caucasian
Marital Status: Single

--- Military ---

Branch: Army
Rank: SGT
Serial Number: 16985587
Component: Regular
Pay grade: E5
MOS (Military Occupational Specialty code): 11E4T
11th Armored Cavalry Regiment
C Troop 1st Squadron

--- Action ---

Start of Tour: Thursday, October 24, 1968
Date of Casualty: Tuesday, June 3, 1969
Age at time of loss: 20
Casualty type: (A1) Hostile, died
Reason: Multiple fragmentation wounds (Ground casualty)
Country: South Vietnam
Province: Long Khanh
The Wall: Panel 23W - Row 054

--- Interment ---


Graceland Cemetery
Burke, Gregory County , SD