Adkins, Charles Leroy, SFC

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Last Rank
Sergeant First Class
Last Service Branch
Ordnance Corps
Last Primary MOS
67N10-UH-1 Helicopter Repairer
Last MOS Group
Aviation (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1968-1968, HHC, 1st Cavalry Division (Heavy Armored)
Service Years
1967 - 1968

Sergeant First Class



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State of Birth
Ohio
Ohio
Year of Birth
1947
 
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Vietnam Veterans Memorial
  1968, Vietnam Veterans Memorial [Verified] - Assoc. Page


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Last Known Activity
Staff Sergeant Adkins had been living in Barnesville, OH when he entered the service and was a member of Troop B, 1st Squadron, 9th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Cavalry Division. 

On February 2, 1968, he was a passenger in a Bell Iroquois Utility Helicopter (UH-1H) on an administrative trip from Chu Lai to Da Nang, South Vietnam. Contact was lost when the aircraft was 12 miles north of Da Nang. 

His remains were never recovered. 

His name is inscribed on the Courts of the Missing at the Honolulu Memorial.
 
   
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 Unit Assignments
1st Squadron, 9th Cavalry Regiment (Air Cavalry) /B Troop1st Cavalry Division (Unit of Action)
  1967-1968, 1st Squadron, 9th Cavalry Regiment (Air Cavalry) /B Troop
  1968-1968, HHC, 1st Cavalry Division (Heavy Armored)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1968-1968 Vietnam War/Tet Counteroffensive Campaign (1968)
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