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--- General / Personal ---

Last name: SMITH
First name: GEORGE JOHN JR
Home of Record (official): WASHINGTON
State (official): DC
Date of Birth: Monday, October 31, 1949
Sex: Male
Race: Caucasian
Marital Status: Single

--- Military ---

Branch: Army
Rank: PFC
Serial Number: 67004273
Component: Regular
Pay grade: E3
MOS (Military Occupational Specialty code): 11D10
 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment
F Troop 2nd Squadron

--- Action ---

Start of Tour: Saturday, July 20, 1968
Date of Casualty: Thursday, September 26, 1968
Age at time of loss: 18
Casualty type: (A1) Hostile, died
Reason: Other explosive device (Ground casualty)
Country: South Vietnam
Province: Long Khanh
The Wall: Panel 42W - Row 023

--- Interment ---

GEORGE JOHN SMITH JR

Saint Marys Cemetery
W Collins Street
Portage
, Columbia County , WI