Sanford, James Ira, PFC

    Sanford, James Ira, PFC


    Vietnam War · US Army · Private First Class

    Rank: Private First Class
    United States of America
    Birth - 8 Aug 1949
    Birth - 1949
    Georgia

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    1955 - 1975 Vietnam War  - Age: 20 years
    Battalion
    1st Bn
    Years Served
    0
    Branch
    Army
    Conflict Period
    Vietnam War
    Specialty
    Light Weapons Infantry (ARMY)
    Service Start Date
    23 Feb 1969
    Major Command
    101st Abn Div
    Rank
    Private First Class
    Grade
    E3
    Regiment
    501st Infantry
    Company
    C Co
    Served For
    United States of America
    Casualty - 21 May 1969  - Age: 20 years
    Hostile, Died
    Hill 270
    Gun, Small Arms Fire
    Recovered
    Enlistment
    Regular
    1955 - 1975 Vietnam War  - Age: 20 years
    Conflict Period
    Vietnam War
    Branch
    Army
    Rank
    Private First Class
    Service Dates
    1968 - 1969
    Wall Coordinates
    24W 071
    Status
    USA Veteran
    MOS
    11B10-Infantryman
    MOS Group
    IN-Infantry (Enlisted)
    served-for
    United States of America

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    Award - 1969  - Age: 19 years
    Purple Heart

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    Award - 1969  - Age: 19 years
    National Defense Service Medal (2001-Pre...

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    Award - 1969  - Age: 19 years
    Vietnam Service Medal

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    Award - 1969  - Age: 19 years
    Vietnam Gallantry Cross Unit Citation

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    Award - 1969  - Age: 19 years
    Republic of Vietnam Campaign Medal

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    Casualty - 21 May 1969  - Age: 20 years
    Quang Tin
    KIA-Killed in Action
    Gun, Small Arms Fire

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    Death - 21 May 1969  - Age: 20 years
    19
    Hometown
    Vidalia, GA
    Memorial Wall Location: Panel
    24W
    Memorial Wall Location: Line
    71
    Religion
    Baptist - Other Groups
    Race or Ethnicity
    African-American
    Gender
    Male
    Full Name
    James Ira Sanford
    Marriage
    Single
    Gender
    Male

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