Akin, Richard Arthur, Jr., PFC

Fallen
 
 TWS Ribbon Bar
 
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Last Rank
Private First Class
Last Service Branch
Infantry
Last Primary MOS
11B10-Infantryman
Last MOS Group
Infantry (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1968-1968, 11B10, C Company, 1st Battalion, 5th Infantry
Service Years
1968 - 1968

Private First Class



One Overseas Service Bar


 Last Photo   Personal Details 

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Home State
Oregon
Oregon
Year of Birth
1948
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Albany, OR
Last Address
Albany, OR

Casualty Date
Sep 03, 1968
 
Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Gun, Small Arms Fire
Location
Tay Ninh (Vietnam)
Conflict
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Willamette Memorial Park - Albany, Oregon
Wall/Plot Coordinates
45W 030

 Official Badges 

Infantry Shoulder Cord


 Unofficial Badges 




 Military Association Memberships
Vietnam Veterans MemorialThe National Gold Star Family Registry
  1968, Vietnam Veterans Memorial [Verified] - Assoc. Page
  2018, The National Gold Star Family Registry


 Tributes from Members  
Tributes from Others posted by IN Olsen, David O, SGT 546 
 Photo Album   (More...


 Ribbon Bar

Combat Infantryman 1st Award


 
 Unit Assignments
25th Infantry Division (Tropic Lightning)1st Battalion, 5th Infantry
  1968-1968, 11B10, 25th Infantry Division (Tropic Lightning)
  1968-1968, 11B10, C Company, 1st Battalion, 5th Infantry
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1968-1968 Vietnam War/Counteroffensive Phase V Campaign (1968)
  1968-1968 Vietnam War/Counteroffensive Phase IV Campaign (1968)
 Other News, Events and Photographs
 
  Photos
  Apr 23, 2015, General Photos1
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
 

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