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--- General / Personal ---

Last name: PIERCE
First name: BERNARD LAWRENCE
Home of Record (official): WINDSORVILLE
State (official): CT
Date of Birth: Friday, October 25, 1946
Sex: Male
Race: Caucasian
Marital Status: Single

--- Military ---

Branch: Army
Rank: 1LT
Serial Number: O5261351
Component: Reserve
Pay grade: O2
MOS (Military Occupational Specialty code): 1204
 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment
I Troop 3rd Squadron

--- Action ---

Start of Tour: Saturday, October 5, 1968
Date of Casualty: Thursday, June 19, 1969
Age at time of loss: 22
Casualty type: (A1) Hostile, died
Reason: Multiple fragmentation wounds (Ground casualty)
Country: South Vietnam
Province: Binh Long
The Wall: Panel 22W - Row 092

--- Interment ---

BERNARD LAWRENCE PIERCE

Saint Catherines Cemetery
East Windsor , Hartford County , CT