Cooley, Shelby Emerson, PFC

    Cooley, Shelby Emerson, PFC


    Vietnam War · US Army · Private First Class

    Rank: Private First Class
    United States of America
    Birth - 14 Aug 1945
    Birth - 1945
    Ohio

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    1955 - 1975 Vietnam War  - Age: 23 years
    Major Command
    101st Abn Div
    Regiment
    502nd Infantry
    Rank
    Private First Class
    Conflict Period
    Vietnam War
    Service Start Date
    7 Mar 1968
    Company
    C Co
    Years Served
    4
    Served For
    United States of America
    Battalion
    1st Bn
    Specialty
    Light Weapons Infantry (ARMY)
    Grade
    E3
    Branch
    Army
    Casualty - 10 May 1968  - Age: 23 years
    Recovered
    Gun, Small Arms Fire
    Hostile, Died
    Enlistment
    Regular
    1955 - 1975 Vietnam War  - Age: 23 years
    Conflict Period
    Vietnam War
    Branch
    Army
    Rank
    Private First Class
    Service Dates
    1967 - 1968
    Wall Coordinates
    58E 006
    MOS
    11B10-Infantryman
    MOS Group
    IN-Infantry (Enlisted)
    served-for
    United States of America

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    Award - 1968  - Age: 22 years
    Purple Heart

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    Award - 1968  - Age: 22 years
    National Defense Service Medal (2001-Pre...

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    Award - 1968  - Age: 22 years
    Vietnam Service Medal

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    Award - 1968  - Age: 22 years
    Vietnam Gallantry Cross Unit Citation

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    Award - 1968  - Age: 22 years
    Republic of Vietnam Campaign Medal

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    Casualty - 10 May 1968  - Age: 23 years
    Thua Thien
    KIA-Killed in Action
    Gun, Small Arms Fire

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    Death - 10 May 1968  - Age: 23 years
    22
    Burial
    Grandview Cemetery

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    Hometown
    Mineral City, OH
    Memorial Wall Location: Panel
    58E
    Memorial Wall Location: Line
    6
    Gender
    Male
    Religion
    Protestant - No Denominational Preference
    Race or Ethnicity
    Caucasian
    Marriage
    Single
    Full Name
    Shelby Emerson Cooley
    Gender
    Male

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