Altizer, Albert Harold, CPL

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Last Rank
Corporal
Last Service Branch
Infantry
Last Primary MOS
11B10-Infantryman
Last MOS Group
Infantry (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1969-1969, 11B10, 2nd Battalion, 8th Cavalry Regiment (Airmobile) 1st Cavalry Division /D Company
Service Years
1968 - 1969

Corporal


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Home State
West Virginia
West Virginia
Year of Birth
1949
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Squire, WV
Last Address
Squire, WV

Casualty Date
Oct 08, 1969
 
Cause
Non Hostile- Died while Missing
Reason
Drowned, Suffocated
Location
Binh Duong (Vietnam)
Conflict
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Maplewood Cemetery - Tazewell, Virginia
Wall/Plot Coordinates
17W 049 / Cenotaph Memorial Headstone

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Combat Infantryman 1st Award

 
 Unit Assignments
2nd Battalion, 8th Cavalry Regiment (Airmobile) 1st Cavalry Division
  1969-1969, 11B10, 2nd Battalion, 8th Cavalry Regiment (Airmobile) 1st Cavalry Division /D Company
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1969-1969 Vietnam War/Summer-Fall 1969 Campaign
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity

Corporal Altizer was a member of Company D, 2nd BN, 8th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Cavalry Division. On October 8, 1969, he was participating in a river crossing operation in Phuoc Binh Province, Sough Vietnam, when the boat in which he was riding capsized and he drowned. His remains were not recovered.
   
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