Copy_2_of_animflag.gif (12791 bytes) [The Purple Heart Medal]

--- General / Personal ---

Last name: RAINES
First name: ROBERT STEPHEN
Home of Record (official): GREENWOOD
State (official): IN
Date of Birth: Tuesday, December 26, 1944
Sex: Male
Race: Caucasian
Marital Status: Single

--- Military ---

Branch: Army
Rank: SSG
Serial Number: 304485996
Component: Regular
Pay grade: E6
MOS (Military Occupational Specialty code): 11D40
11th Armored Cavalry Regiment
F Troop 2nd Squadron

--- Action ---

Start of Tour: Saturday, March 8, 1969
Date of Casualty: Tuesday, December 2, 1969
Age at time of loss: 24
Casualty type: (A1) Hostile, died
Reason: Other explosive device (Ground casualty)
Country: South Vietnam
Province: Phuoc Long
The Wall: Panel 15W - Row 020

--- Interment ---

ROBERT STEPHEN RAINES

Arlington  National Cemetery
Memorial Drive
Arlington, Arlington County, VA 22211
Section 35, Plot 4063