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--- General / Personal ---

Last name: SWIGER
First name: RICHARD JACKSON
Home of Record (official): CLARKSBURG
State (official): WV
Date of Birth: Sunday, February 9, 1947
Sex: Male
Race: Caucasian
Marital Status: Single

--- Military ---

Branch: Army
Rank: SSG
Serial Number: 234741900
Component: Selective Service
Pay grade: E6
MOS (Military Occupational Specialty code): 11E40
11th Armored Cavalry Regiment
M Company 3rd Squadron

--- Action ---

Start of Tour: Wednesday, January 29, 1969
Date of Casualty: Sunday, September 7, 1969
Age at time of loss: 22
Casualty type: (A1) Hostile, died
Reason: Other causes (Ground casualty)
Country: South Vietnam
Province: Binh Long
The Wall: Panel 18W - Row 056

--- Interment ---
 

RICHARD JACKSON SWIGER

Greenlawn Cemetery
Cemetery Road
Clarksburg, Harrison County, WV 26301
(304) 622-4371