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Last name: THOMPSON
First name: ROBERT JAMES
Home of Record (official): DANBURY
State (official): CT
Date of Birth: Saturday, September 11, 1948
Sex: Male
Race: Caucasian
Marital Status: Single

--- Military ---

Branch: Army
Rank: SSG
Serial Number: 043421530
Component: Regular
Pay grade: E6
MOS (Military Occupational Specialty code): 12B40
11th Armored Cavalry Regiment
919th Engineer Company

--- Action ---

Start of Tour: Monday, January 12, 1970
Date of Casualty: Wednesday, April 8, 1970
Age at time of loss: 21
Casualty type: (C1) Non-hostile, died of other causes
Reason: Other accident (Ground casualty)
Country: South Vietnam
Province: Tay Ninh
The Wall: Panel 12W - Row 109

--- Interment ---

ROBERT JAMES THOMPSON

Wooster Cemetery

Ellsworth Avenue

Danbury, Fairfield County, CT