Copy_2_of_animflag.gif (12791 bytes) [The Purple Heart Medal]

--- General / Personal ---

Last name: MATHIS
First name: HARRY JR
Home of Record (official): EXTENSION
State (official): LA
Date of Birth: Sunday, November 11, 1945
Sex: Male
Race: Negro
Marital Status: Single

--- Military ---

Branch: Army
Rank: SP4
Serial Number: 54365908
Component: Selective Service
Pay grade: E4
MOS (Military Occupational Specialty code): 11D20
11th Armored Cavalry Regiment
B Troop 1st Squadron

--- Action ---

Start of Tour: Saturday, August 20, 1966
Date of Casualty: Sunday, February 26, 1967
Age at time of loss: 21
Casualty type: (A1) Hostile, died
Reason: Multiple fragmentation wounds (Ground casualty)
Country: South Vietnam
Province: Tay Ninh
The Wall: Panel 15E - Row 097

--- Interment ---

HARRY MATHIS JR
 

Matthews Cemetery

Extension, Franklin Parish, LA