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--- General / Personal ---

Last name: TURK
First name: EDWIN FRANCIS JR
Home of Record (official): ELGIN
State (official): IL
Date of Birth: Saturday, November 11, 1944
Sex: Male
Race: Caucasian
Marital Status: Married

--- Military ---

Branch: Army
Rank: SP4
Serial Number: 54829887
Component: Selective Service
Pay grade: E4
MOS (Military Occupational Specialty code): 94A10
11th Armored Cavalry Regiment
HHT 3rd Squadron

--- Action ---

Start of Tour: Thursday, January 30, 1969
Date of Casualty: Wednesday, June 18, 1969
Age at time of loss: 24
Casualty type: (A1) Hostile, died
Reason: Artillery, rocket, mortar (Ground casualty)
Country: South Vietnam
Province: Binh Long
The Wall: Panel 22W - Row 082

--- Interment ---

EDWIN FRANCIS TURK JR

River Valley Memorial Gardens
319 Meier Avenue
West
Dundee, Kane County , IL 60118
(847) 426-3031