Sandfer, Willie J, Jr., SSG
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Last Rank
Staff Sergeant
Last Service Branch
Transportation Corps
Last Primary MOS
64C-Motor Transport Operator
Last MOS Group
Transportation Corps (Enlisted)
Last Unit
1968-1969, 124th Transportation Battalion/523rd Transportation Company
Service Years
1950 - 1969
Unofficial US Army Certificates
Cold War Certificate

Staff Sergeant

Six Service Stripes

Four Overseas Service Bars

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Home State
New Mexico
New Mexico
Year of Birth
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Last Address

Casualty Date
Mar 24, 1969
Hostile, Died
Multiple Fragmentation Wounds
Binh Dinh
Test 24
Location of Interment
Fort Donelson National Military Park - Dover, Tennessee
Wall/Plot Coordinates
28W 029

 Official Badges 

Infantry Shoulder Cord 1st Sustainment Command

 Unofficial Badges 

Cold War Medal

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 Ribbon Bar

Combat Infantryman 1st Award


 Unit Assignments
8th Transportation Group54th Transportation BattalionUS Army Vietnam (USARV)/1st Logistics Command
  1950-1968, 4745, Other Commands
  1968-1969, 8th Transportation Group
  1968-1969, 54th Transportation Battalion
  1968-1969, US Army Vietnam (USARV)/1st Logistics Command
  1968-1969, 124th Transportation Battalion/523rd Transportation Company
 Combat and Operations History
  1952-1952 Korean War/Second Korean Winter (1951-52)
  1952-1952 Korean War/Korea, Summer-Fall 1952
  1952-1953 Korean War
  1952-1953 Korean War/Third Korean Winter (1952-53)
  1953-1953 Korean War/ Korean Summer (1953)
  1957-1969 Cold War Operations
  1968-1968 Vietnam War/Counteroffensive Phase V Campaign (1968)
  1968-1969 Vietnam War
  1968-1969 Vietnam War/Counteroffensive Phase VI Campaign (1968-69)
  1969-1969 Vietnam War/Tet 69 Counteroffensive Campaign
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Not Specified
Not Specified
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