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Last name: PROSZEK
First name: ANTONE F JR
Home of Record (official): INTERNATIONAL FALLS
State (official): MN
Date of Birth: Wednesday, October 3, 1945
Sex: Male
Race: Caucasian
Marital Status: Single

--- Military ---

Branch: Army
Rank: SP5
Serial Number: 55846585
Component: Selective Service
Pay grade: E5
MOS (Military Occupational Specialty code): 11E20
 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment
D Company 1st Squadron

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Start of Tour: Saturday, August 20, 1966
Date of Casualty: Thursday, April 27, 1967
Age at time of loss: 21
Casualty type: (A1) Hostile, died
Reason: Multiple fragmentation wounds (Ground casualty)
Country: South Vietnam
Province: Binh Duong
The Wall: Panel 18E - Row 104

--- Interment ---

ANTONE F PROSZEK JR

Forest Hill Cemetery
Memorial Drive / County Highway 7
International Falls, Koochiching County, MN
American Legion Section, Block 2, Lot 14