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Last name: SCHYSKA
First name: LEROY FLOYD
Home of Record (official): MOLINE
State (official): IL
Date of Birth: Monday, July 18, 1949
Sex: Male
Race: Caucasian
Marital Status: Single

--- Military ---

Branch: Army
Rank: PFC
Serial Number: 16897570
Component: Regular
Pay grade: E3
MOS (Military Occupational Specialty code): 11B10
11th Armored Cavalry Regiment
46th Infantry Platoon Scout Dog

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Start of Tour: Monday, September 18, 1967
Date of Casualty: Wednesday, December 6, 1967
Age at time of loss: 18
Casualty type: (A2) Hostile, died of wounds
Reason: Multiple fragmentation wounds (Ground casualty)
Country: South Vietnam
Province: Phuoc Tuy
The Wall: Panel 31E - Row 054

--- Interment ---

LEROY FLOYD SCHYSKA

Rock Island National Cemetery
Rock Island Arsenal
Rock Island , Rock Island County , IL 61299
Section L, Plot 947