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--- General / Personal ---

Last name: MEDLEY
First name: HOMER LANDUS
Home of Record (official): CHATTANOOGA
State (official): TN
Date of Birth: Wednesday, August 20, 1930
Sex: Male
Race: Caucasian
Marital Status: Married

--- Military ---

Branch: Army
Rank: PSGT
Serial Number: 14298810
Component: Regular
Pay grade: E7
MOS (Military Occupational Specialty code): 11E40
11th Armored Cavalry Regiment
H Company 2nd Squadron

--- Action ---

Start of Tour: Saturday, August 26, 1967
Date of Casualty: Thursday, May 16, 1968
Age at time of loss: 37
Casualty type: (A1) Hostile, died
Reason: Gun, small arms fire (Ground casualty)
Country: South Vietnam
Province: Phuoc Tuy
The Wall: Panel 61E - Row 013

--- Interment ---

HOMER LANDUS MEDLEY

Mount View Cemetery
209 Mountain Street
McMinnville, Warren County , TN 37110
(931) 473-7332