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--- General / Personal ---

Last name: PAPE
First name: JOHN DAVID
Home of Record (official): NAVESINK
State (official): NJ
Date of Birth: Thursday, May 8, 1947
Sex: Male
Race: Caucasian
Marital Status: Single

--- Military ---

Branch: Army
Rank: SGT
Serial Number: 52689979
Component: Selective Service
Pay grade: E5
MOS (Military Occupational Specialty code): 11D40
11th Armored Cavalry Regiment
B Troop 1st Squadron

--- Action ---

Start of Tour: Thursday, January 18, 1968
Date of Casualty: Thursday, May 30, 1968
Age at time of loss: 21
Casualty type: (A1) Hostile, died
Reason: Multiple fragmentation wounds (Ground casualty)
Country: South Vietnam
Province: Hoa Nghia
The Wall: Panel 63W - Row 019

GPS coordinates Latitude: 40.398125, Longitude: -74.021389

--- Interment ---


All Saints Memorial Church Cemetery
Navesink, Monmouth County , NJ
Section 3C, Lot 5