West, Jimmy Don, SFC

    West, Jimmy Don, SFC


    Vietnam War · US Army · Sergeant First Class

    Rank: Sergeant First Class
    United States of America
    Birth - 5 Jul 1940
    Birth - 1940
    Oklahoma

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    1955 - 1975 Vietnam War  - Age: 29 years
    Service Start Date
    27 Apr 1969
    Grade
    + E6
    Years Served
    8
    Battalion
    2nd Sqd
    Conflict Period
    Vietnam War
    Specialty
    Armor Intelligence Specialist (ARMY)
    Rank
    Chief Shipfitter (Navy) OR Sergeant First Class (Army)
    Company
    G Trp
    Regiment
    11th Cavalry
    Branch
    Army
    Major Command
    11th ACR
    Served For
    United States of America
    Casualty - 4 Jul 1969  - Age: 29 years
    Hostile, Died
    Multiple Fragmentation Wounds
    Recovered
    Enlistment
    Regular
    1955 - 1975 Vietnam War  - Age: 29 years
    Conflict Period
    Vietnam War
    Branch
    Army
    Rank
    Sergeant First Class
    Service Dates
    1969 - 1969
    Wall Coordinates
    21W 064
    MOS
    11D10-Armor Reconnaissance Specialist
    MOS Group
    AR-Armor (Enlisted)
    served-for
    United States of America

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    Award - 1968  - Age: 28 years
    Vietnam Service Medal

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    Award - 1969  - Age: 29 years
    Bronze Star

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    Award - 1969  - Age: 29 years
    Purple Heart

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    Award - 1969  - Age: 29 years
    Army Good Conduct Medal

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    Award - 1969  - Age: 29 years
    Army Good Conduct Medal

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    Award - 1969  - Age: 29 years
    National Defense Service Medal (2001-Pre...

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    Award - 1969  - Age: 29 years
    Vietnam Service Medal

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    Award - 1969  - Age: 29 years
    Vietnam Gallantry Cross Unit Citation

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    Award - 1969  - Age: 29 years
    Republic of Vietnam Campaign Medal

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    Casualty - 4 Jul 1969  - Age: 29 years
    Binh Long
    KIA-Killed in Action
    Multiple Fragmentation Wounds

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    Death - 4 Jul 1969  - Age: 29 years
    28
    Burial
    Henderson-Harris Cemetery

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    Hometown
    Duncan, OK
    Memorial Wall Location: Panel
    21W
    Memorial Wall Location: Line
    64
    Gender
    Male
    Religion
    Baptist - Other Groups
    Race or Ethnicity
    African-American
    Marriage
    Married
    Full Name
    Jimmy Don West
    Gender
    Male

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