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--- General / Personal ---

Last name: STRAHIN
First name: ARTHUR RONALD
Home of Record (official): ELIZABETH
State (official): WV
Date of Birth: Sunday, January 15, 1933
Sex: Male
Race: Caucasian
Marital Status: Single

--- Military ---

Branch: Army
Rank: SSG
Serial Number: 52330289
Component: Regular
Pay grade: E6
MOS (Military Occupational Specialty code): 12F40
 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment
919th Engineer Company

--- Action ---

Start of Tour: Sunday, August 7, 1966
Date of Casualty: Tuesday, April 29, 1969
Age at time of loss: 36
Casualty type: (A1) Hostile, died
Reason: Gun, small arms fire (Ground casualty)
Country: South Vietnam
Province: Tay Ninh
The Wall: Panel 26W - Row 080

--- Interment ---

ARTHUR RONALD STRAHIN

Knights of Pythias Cemetery

lizabeth, Wirt County , WV