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--- General / Personal ---

Last name: MC KEEL
First name: BILLY W
Home of Record (official): WAYNE
State (official): NC
Date of Birth: Wednesday, May 1, 1940
Sex: Male
Race: Caucasian
Marital Status: Single

--- Military ---

Branch: Army
Rank: SSG
Serial Number: 14783341
Component: Regular
Pay grade: E6
MOS (Military Occupational Specialty code): 11D40
11th Armored Cavalry Regiment
A Troop 1st Squadron

--- Action ---

Start of Tour: Friday, August 19, 1966
Date of Casualty: Thursday, January 12, 1967
Age at time of loss: 26
Casualty type: (A1) Hostile, died
Reason: Other explosive device (Ground casualty)
Country: South Vietnam
Province: Long Khanh
The Wall: Panel 14E - Row 017

--- Interment ---

BILLY WAYNE MC KEEL

Crumpler Family Cemetery
Goldsboro , Wayne County , SC