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--- General / Personal ---

Last name: MC WHORTER
First name: JAMES DAVID
Home of Record (official): BLUE SPRINGS
State (official): MS
Date of Birth: Monday, April 9, 1945
Sex: Male
Race: Negro
Marital Status: Single

--- Military ---

Branch: Army
Rank: SP4
Serial Number: 53408072
Component: Selective Service
Pay grade: E4
MOS (Military Occupational Specialty code): 11D20
11th Armored Cavalry Regiment
K Troop 3rd Squadron

--- Action ---

Start of Tour: Tuesday, August 23, 1966
Date of Casualty: Sunday, May 21, 1967
Age at time of loss: 22
Casualty type: (A1) Hostile, died
Reason: Burns (Ground casualty)
Country: South Vietnam
Province: Long Khanh
The Wall: Panel 20E - Row 076

--- Interment ---

JAMES DAVID MC WHORTER

Red Hill Cemetery
Blue Springs , Union County , MS