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--- General / Personal ---

Last name: OLIVER
First name: ROGER LEE
Home of Record (official): SYLACAUGA
State (official): AL
Date of Birth: Tuesday, July 15, 1947
Sex: Male
Race: Caucasian
Marital Status: Single

--- Military ---

Branch: Army
Rank: SSG
Serial Number: 14854357
Component: Regular
Pay grade: E6
MOS (Military Occupational Specialty code): 11D40
 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment
A Troop 1st Squadron

--- Action ---

Start of Tour: Friday, December 13, 1968
Date of Casualty: Saturday, May 24, 1969
Age at time of loss: 21
Casualty type: (A1) Hostile, died
Reason: Multiple fragmentation wounds (Ground casualty)
Country: South Vietnam
Province: Long Khanh
The Wall: Panel 24W - Row 097

--- Interment ---

ROGER LEE OLIVER

Evergreen Memorial Cemetery
1501 Talladega Highway
Sylacauga, Talladega County , AL 35150
(256) 245-4641 / (256) 245-4672
Plot: Garden of the Cross