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 --- General / Personal ---

Last name: STEIGHNER
First name: JAMES THOMAS
Home of Record (official): SAXONBURG
State (official): PA
Date of Birth: Friday, January 18, 1946
Sex: Male
Race: Caucasian
Marital Status: Single

--- Military ---

Branch: Army
Rank: SP4
Serial Number: 13774809
Component: Regular
Pay grade: E4
MOS (Military Occupational Specialty code): Unknown/Not reported
 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment
K Troop 3rd Squadron

--- Action ---

Start of Tour: Monday, January 16, 1967
Date of Casualty: Sunday, May 21, 1967
Age at time of loss: 21
Casualty type: (A3) Hostile, died while missing
Reason: Burns (Ground casualty)
Country: South Vietnam
Province: Long Khanh
The Wall: Panel 20E - Row 079

--- Interment ---


Saint Marys Cemetery
Herman, Butler County , PA