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Last name: MCCUE
First name: WILLIAM JAMES
Home of Record (official): HOMETOWN
State (official): IL
Date of Birth: Thursday, July 4, 1948
Sex: Male
Race: Caucasian
Marital Status: Single


--- Military --- 

Branch: Army
Rank: PFC
Serial Number: 16894294
Component: Selective Regular
Pay grade: E3
MOS (Military Occupational Specialty code): 11B10
11th Armored Cavalry Regiment 
B Troop, 1st Squadron 

--- Action --- 

Start of Tour: Sunday, March 4, 1967
Date of Casualty: Saturday, April 17, 1967
Age at time of loss: 19
Casualty type: (A1) Hostile, died of wounds
Reason: Multiple fragmentation wounds (Ground casualty)
Country: South Vietnam
Province: Long Bien
The Wall: Panel 23E - Row 43

--- Interment ---

WILLIAM JAMES McCUE

Saint Mary Catholic Cemetery and Mausoleum
W 87th Street and S Hamlin Avenue
Evergreen Park, Cook County , IL
Section: AM, Lot : 1024, Grave: W.GR