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--- General / Personal ---

Last name: SICKELS
First name: ROBERT T
Home of Record (official): RICHMOND
State (official): KY
Date of Birth: Monday, November 11, 1929
Sex: Male
Race: Caucasian
Marital Status: Married

--- Military ---

Branch: Army
Rank: SFC
Serial Number: 15198216
Component: Regular
No posthumous promotion indicated in CACCF database, but rank/grade indicate that one may have occurred
Pay grade: E6
MOS (Military Occupational Specialty code): 11D40
 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment
I Troop 3rd Squadron

--- Action ---

Start of Tour: Tuesday, August 23, 1966
Date of Casualty: Tuesday, April 4, 1967
Age at time of loss: 37
Casualty type: (A1) Hostile, died
Reason: Multiple fragmentation wounds (Ground casualty)
Country: South Vietnam
Province: Long Khanh
The Wall: Panel 17E - Row 100

--- Interment ---

ROBERT T SICKELS

Lancaster Cemetery
205 Crab Orchard Street
Lancaster
, Garrard County , KY 40444
(859) 792-6342
Section 12, Lot 8, Grave 14