Word, William Keneith, CPL

    Word, William Keneith, CPL


    Vietnam War · US Army · Corporal

    Rank: Corporal
    United States of America
    Birth - 8 Nov 1948
    Birth - 1948
    California

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    1955 - 1975 Vietnam War  - Ages: 21 - 20 years
    Major Command
    9th Inf Div
    Conflict Period
    Vietnam War
    Company
    C Co
    Branch
    Army
    Regiment
    47th Infantry
    Battalion
    2nd Bn
    Service Start Date
    19 Jan 1969
    Specialty
    Light Weapons Infantry (ARMY)
    Grade
    + E3
    Rank
    Corporal
    Years Served
    0
    Served For
    United States of America
    Casualty - 28 May 1969  - Age: 21 years
    Hostile, Died
    Other Explosive Device
    Recovered
    Enlistment
    Selective Service
    1955 - 1975 Vietnam War  - Age: 21 years
    Conflict Period
    Vietnam War
    Branch
    Army
    Rank
    Corporal
    Service Dates
    1968 - 1969
    Wall Coordinates
    23W 013
    MOS
    11B10-Infantryman
    MOS Group
    IN-Infantry (Enlisted)
    served-for
    United States of America

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    Award - 1969  - Age: 20 years
    Bronze Star

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    Award - 1969  - Age: 20 years
    Purple Heart

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    Award - 1969  - Age: 20 years
    National Defense Service Medal (2001-Pre...

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    Award - 1969  - Age: 20 years
    Vietnam Service Medal

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    Award - 1969  - Age: 20 years
    Vietnam Gallantry Cross Unit Citation

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    Award - 1969  - Age: 20 years
    Republic of Vietnam Campaign Medal

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    Casualty - 28 May 1969  - Age: 21 years
    Long An
    KIA-Killed in Action
    Other Explosive Device

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    Death - 28 May 1969  - Age: 21 years
    20
    Burial
    Thomas Cemetery

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    Memorial Wall Location: Panel
    23W
    Memorial Wall Location: Line
    13
    Gender
    Male
    Hometown
    Sunnyvale, CA
    Race or Ethnicity
    Caucasian
    Religion
    Baptist - Other Groups
    Marriage
    Single
    Full Name
    William Keneith Word
    Gender
    Male

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