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--- General / Personal ---

Last name: PHELPS
First name: HERBERT LEE
Home of Record (official): VALDOSTA
State (official): GA
Date of Birth: Friday, May 23, 1947
Sex: Male
Race: Negro
Marital Status: Single

--- Military ---

Branch: Army
Rank: SGT
Serial Number: 253741517
Component: Selective Service
Pay grade: E5
MOS (Military Occupational Specialty code): 11D40
11th Armored Cavalry Regiment
G Troop 2nd Squadron

--- Action ---

Start of Tour: Monday, June 23, 1969
Date of Casualty: Tuesday, July 8, 1969
Age at time of loss: 22
Casualty type: (A1) Hostile, died
Reason: Unknown / Not reported (Ground casualty)
Country: South Vietnam
Province: Binh Long
The Wall: Panel 21W - Row 085