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--- General / Personal ---

Last name: WARD
First name: KURT EUGENE
Home of Record (official): DAYTON
State (official): OH
Date of Birth: Monday, December 26, 1949
Sex: Male
Race: Caucasian
Marital Status: Single

--- Military ---

Branch: Army
Rank: SP4
Serial Number: 11933037
Component: Regular
Pay grade: E4
MOS (Military Occupational Specialty code): 11E20
11th Armored Cavalry Regiment
B Troop 1st Squadron

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Start of Tour: Wednesday, May 29, 1968
Date of Casualty: Thursday, July 18, 1968
Age at time of loss: 18
Casualty type: (A1) Hostile, died
Reason: Gun, small arms fire (Ground casualty)
Country: South Vietnam
Province: Binh Thuy
The Wall: Panel 51W - Row 009

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KURT EUGENE WARD

Arlington  National Cemetery
Memorial Drive
Arlington, Arlington County, VA 22211
Section 51, Plot 2282