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--- General / Personal ---

Last name: PINA
First name: LOUIE PETE
Home of Record (official): MITCHELL
State (official): NE
Date of Birth: Saturday, January 18, 1947
Sex: Male
Race: Caucasian
Marital Status: Single

--- Military ---

Branch: Army
Rank: PFC
Serial Number: 55877011
Component: Selective Service
Pay grade: E3
MOS (Military Occupational Specialty code): 11D10
 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment
A Troop 1st Squadron

--- Action ---

Start of Tour: Tuesday, August 22, 1967
Date of Casualty: Tuesday, December 19, 1967
Age at time of loss: 20
Casualty type: (A1) Hostile, died
Reason: Other explosive device (Ground casualty)
Country: South Vietnam
Province: Binh Duong
The Wall: Panel 32E - Row 026

--- Interment ---

LOUIE PETE PINA

Mitchell Cemetery
Mitchell, Scotts Bluff County , NE 69357
(308) 623-1133
Veterans Section, Section 4, Lot 384, Grave 3