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--- General / Personal ---

Last name: LIKENS
First name: ARTHUR EMMITT
Home of Record (official): PORTLAND
State (official): TN
Date of Birth: Tuesday, December 31, 1946
Sex: Male
Race: Caucasian
Marital Status: Married

--- Military ---

Branch: Army
Rank: SP4
Serial Number: 415725504
Component: Regular
Pay grade: E4
MOS (Military Occupational Specialty code): 11E20
11th Armored Cavalry Regiment
F Troop 2nd Squadron

--- Action ---

Start of Tour: Friday, October 8, 1971
Date of Casualty: Tuesday, February 29, 1972
Age at time of loss: 25
Casualty type: (A1) Hostile, died
Reason: Other explosive device (Ground casualty)
Country: South Vietnam
Province: Binh Duong
The Wall: Panel 02W - Row 112

--- Interment ---

ARTHUR EMMITT LIKENS

Maple Hill Cemetery
Portland , Sumner County , TN