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--- General / Personal ---

Last name: LONG
First name: GEORGE FRANCIS
Home of Record (official): TUCKAHOE
State (official): NJ
Date of Birth: Friday, December 31, 1943
Sex: Male
Race: Caucasian
Marital Status: Married

--- Military ---

Branch: Army
Rank: PFC
Serial Number: 52690019
Component: Selective Service
Pay grade: E3
MOS (Military Occupational Specialty code): 11B10
11th Armored Cavalry Regiment
B Troop 1st Squadron

--- Action ---

Start of Tour: Sunday, January 21, 1968
Date of Casualty: Thursday, May 30, 1968
Age at time of loss: 24
Casualty type: (A1) Hostile, died
Reason: Multiple fragmentation wounds (Ground casualty)
Country: South Vietnam
Province: Hoa Nghia
The Wall: Panel 63W - Row 018

--- Interment ---

GEORGE FRANCIS LONG

Calvary Baptist Church Cemetery
2373 US HWY 9 N
Ocean View, Cape May County , NJ 02320
(609) 624-3328