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--- General / Personal ---

Last name: SPIVEY
First name: ELMER LYNN
Home of Record (official): PORT NECHES
State (official): TX
Date of Birth: Thursday, September 2, 1948
Sex: Male
Race: Caucasian
Marital Status: Single

--- Military ---

Branch: Army
Rank: SGT
Serial Number: 15846564
Component: Regular
Posthumous promotion as indicated
Pay grade: E5
MOS (Military Occupational Specialty code): 45G20
 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment
HHT 3rd Squadron

--- Action ---

Start of Tour: Sunday, July 21, 1968
Date of Casualty: Tuesday, April 29, 1969
Age at time of loss: 20
Casualty type: (A1) Hostile, died
Reason: Other explosive device (Ground casualty)
Country: South Vietnam
Province: Binh Duong
The Wall: Panel 26W - Row 078

--- Interment ---

ELMER LYNN SPIVEY

Oak Bluff Memorial Park
101 Block Street
Port Neches, Jefferson County, TX 77651
(409) 722-2114