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--- General / Personal ---

Last name: NICOLINI
First name: RICHARD DOMENIC
Home of Record (official): ELMONT
State (official): NY
Date of Birth: Sunday, July 20, 1947
Sex: Male
Race: Caucasian
Marital Status: Single

--- Military ---

Branch: Army
Rank: PFC
Serial Number: 52748017
Component: Selective Service
Pay grade: E3
MOS (Military Occupational Specialty code): 11D20
11th Armored Cavalry Regiment
I Troop 3rd Squadron

--- Action ---

Start of Tour: Thursday, July 20, 1967
Date of Casualty: Monday, April 1, 1968
Age at time of loss: 20
Casualty type: (A1) Hostile, died
Reason: Multiple fragmentation wounds (Ground casualty)
Country: South Vietnam
Province: Hoa Nghia
The Wall: Panel 47E - Row 035