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 --- General / Personal ---

Last name: LEWIS
First name: DELBERT O
Home of Record (official): SHELBY
State (official): OH
Date of Birth: Monday, May 17, 1943
Sex: Male
Race: Caucasian
Marital Status: Single

--- Military ---

Branch: Army
Rank: PFC
Serial Number: 15680750
Component: Regular
Pay grade: E3
MOS (Military Occupational Specialty code): 11E20
11th Armored Cavalry Regiment
M Company 3rd Squadron

--- Action ---

Start of Tour: Monday, August 21, 1967
Date of Casualty: Monday, December 25, 1967
Age at time of loss: 24
Casualty type: (A1) Hostile, died
Reason: Artillery, rocket, mortar (Ground casualty)
Country: South Vietnam
Province: Long Khanh
The Wall: Panel 32E - Row 058

--- Interment ---

DELBERT OTIS LEWIS

Ditney Cemetery
Moorehead, Rowan County , KY