Girardot, Francis Michael, CPT Fallen
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Last Rank
Last Service Branch
Field Artillery
Last Primary MOS
1193-Field Artillery Unit Commander
Last MOS Group
Field Artillery (Officer)
Last Unit
1969-1969, 1193, Division Artillery (DIVARTY), 25th Infantry Division
Service Years
1966 - 1969

Field Artillery


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Home State
Year of Birth
Casualty Info
Home Town
Royal Oak
Last Address
Royal Oak

Casualty Date
Dec 16, 1969
Non Hostile- Died Other Causes
Air Loss, Crash - Land
Tay Ninh
Vietnam War/Vietnam Unspecified Operations
Location of Interment
White Chapel Memorial Park Cemetery - Troy, Michigan
Wall/Plot Coordinates
15W 063

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 Unit Assignments
Field Artillery Officer Candidate School  (OCS)Division Artillery (DIVARTY), 25th Infantry Division
  1967-1967, 0006, Field Artillery Officer Candidate School (OCS)
  1969-1969, 1193, Division Artillery (DIVARTY), 25th Infantry Division
 Combat and Operations History
  1969-1969 Vietnam War
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Captain Francis Girardot attended Fort Sill OCS with class 20A-67 . (Had served a previous enlistment.)

He was killed while flying in a UH-1H helicopter from A Company, 25 Aviation Battalion (#68-16196) whose rotor hit ground, causing the crash and burn; during a night approach into LZ in bad weather.

Captain Girardot was interred in White Chapel Memorial Park Cemetery, Troy, Oakland County, Michigan, Plot: section 15754 space 10 block m.
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