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Last name: STEPHENSON
First name: BRUCE DONALD
Home of Record (official): SANTA CLARA
State (official): CA
Date of Birth: Friday, September 14, 1951
Sex: Male
Race: Caucasian
Marital Status: Single


--- Military --- 

Branch: Army
Rank: SGT
Serial Number: 565843892
Component: Regular
Pay grade: E5
MOS (Military Occupational Specialty code): 13E4D
11th Armored Cavalry Regiment 
Howitzer Battery 2nd Squadron Forward Observer Attached to G Troop 2nd Squadron


--- Action --- 

Start of Tour: Tuesday, September 1, 1970
Date of Casualty: Saturday, April 14, 1971
Age at time of loss: 19
Casualty type: (A1) Hostile, died
Reason: Other explosive device (Ground casualty)
Country: South Vietnam
Province: Hua Nghia
The Wall: Panel 03W - Row 010

--- Interment ---

BRUCE DONALD STEPHENSON

Oak Hill Memorial Park

300 Curtner Avenue

San Jose, Santa Clara County, CA 95125

(408) 297-2447