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--- General / Personal ---

Last name: LOFTUS
First name: RAYMOND SHARP III
Home of Record (official): TOLEDO
State (official): OH
Date of Birth: Wednesday, November 12, 1947
Sex: Male
Race: Caucasian
Marital Status: Single

--- Military ---

Branch: Army
Rank: CPL
Serial Number: 11704685
Component: Regular
Posthumous promotion as indicated
Pay grade: E3
MOS (Military Occupational Specialty code): 11E10
11th Armored Cavalry Regiment
D Company 1st Squadron

--- Action ---

Start of Tour: Wednesday, April 3, 1968
Date of Casualty: Wednesday, July 3, 1968
Age at time of loss: 20
Casualty type: (A1) Hostile, died
Reason: Artillery, rocket, mortar (Ground casualty)
Country: South Vietnam
Province: Binh Duong
The Wall: Panel 53W - Row 003

--- Interment ---

RAYMOND SHARP LOFTUS III

Toledo Memorial Park
6382 Monroe Street
Sylvania, Lucas County, OH 43560
(419) 882-7151