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--- General / Personal ---

Last name: RICHARDSON
First name: DALE WAYNE
Home of Record (official): CASHTON
State (official): WI
Date of Birth: Monday, May 5, 1941
Sex: Male
Race: Caucasian
Marital Status: Married

--- Military ---

Branch: Army
Rank: MAJ
Serial Number: 340347226
Component: Reserve
Pay grade: O4
MOS (Military Occupational Specialty code): Unknown/Not reported
11th Armored Cavalry Regiment
F Troop 2nd Squadron

--- Action ---

KIA With HHC, 2nd Battalion, 34th Armor, 25th Infantry Division

Start of Tour: Saturday, May 2, 1970
Date of Casualty: Monday, January 15, 1979
Age at time of loss: 37
Casualty type: (A3) Hostile, died while missing
Reason: Air loss - Crashed on land (Helicopter, non-crew)
Country: Cambodia
Province: Unknown/Not Reported
The Wall: Panel 11W - Row 087