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Last name: SPENCER
First name: BUFORD RONALD
Home of Record (official): SWORDS CREEK
State (official): VA
Date of Birth: Monday, May 23, 1949
Sex: Male
Race: Caucasian
Marital Status: Married

--- Military ---

Branch: Army
Rank: SP5
Serial Number: 230620758
Component: Selective Service
Pay grade: E5
MOS (Military Occupational Specialty code): 12B30
11th Armored Cavalry Regiment
919th Engineer Company

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Start of Tour: Saturday, September 6, 1969
Date of Casualty: Sunday, June 21, 1970
Age at time of loss: 21
Casualty type: (A1) Hostile, died
Reason: Gun, small arms fire (Ground casualty)
Country: Cambodia
Province: Unknown/Not Reported
The Wall: Panel 09W - Row 077

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BUFORD RONALD SPENCER

Greenhills Memory Gardens
11800 The Governor George C Perry Highway
Claypool Hill, Tazewell County, VA 24609
(276) 964-2535
Sermon On the Mount, Lot 183, Block C, Space 3