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--- General / Personal ---

Last name: THOMPSON
First name: JENNINGS MILROY
Home of Record (official): WOOSTER
State (official): OH
Date of Birth: Monday, December 28, 1931
Sex: Male
Race: Caucasian
Marital Status: Married

--- Military ---

Branch: Army
Rank: SSG
Serial Number: 15426192
Component: Regular
Pay grade: E6
MOS (Military Occupational Specialty code): 11D40
11th Armored Cavalry Regiment
A Troop 1st Squadron

--- Action ---

Start of Tour: Saturday, August 20, 1966
Date of Casualty: Sunday, May 14, 1967
Age at time of loss: 35
Casualty type: (A2) Hostile, died of wounds
Reason: Multiple fragmentation wounds (Ground casualty)
Country: South Vietnam
Province: Binh Duong
The Wall: Panel 19E - Row 123

--- Interment ---

JENNINGS MILROY THOMPSON

Fort Benning Post Cemetery
Custer Road
Fort Benning , Muscogee County , GA
(706) 545-5943
Section A-2, Plot 298