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--- General / Personal ---

Last name: WEST
First name: JIMMY DON
Home of Record (official): DUNCAN
State (official): OK
Date of Birth: Friday, July 5, 1940
Sex: Male
Race: Negro
Marital Status: Married

--- Military ---

Branch: Army
Rank: SFC
Serial Number: 447405482
Component: Regular
Posthumous promotion as indicated
Pay grade: E6
MOS (Military Occupational Specialty code): 11D40
11th Armored Cavalry Regiment
G Troop 2nd Squadron

--- Action ---

Start of Tour: Sunday, April 27, 1969
Date of Casualty: Friday, July 4, 1969
Age at time of loss: 28
Casualty type: (A1) Hostile, died
Reason: Multiple fragmentation wounds (Ground casualty)
Country: South Vietnam
Province: Binh Long
The Wall: Panel 21W - Row 064

--- Interment ---

JIMMY DON WEST

Henderson-Harris Cemetery
Cemetery Road
Duncan, Stephens County, Ok 73533
(580) 252-0250
Block 1, Lot 116, Space 3