Andrade, Robert D., SFC

Fallen
 
 Photo In Uniform   Service Details
35 kb
View Time Line
Last Rank
Sergeant First Class
Last Service Branch
Infantry
Last Primary MOS
11C40-Mortar Platoon Sergeant
Last MOS Group
Infantry (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1969-1969, 11C40, Company D (IV CTZ) Detachment C-4 (Can Tho) /Det B-41 (Moc Hoa)
Service Years
1956 - 1969


Special Forces
Sergeant First Class


Four Service Stripes



Seven Overseas Service Bars


 Last Photo   Personal Details 

25 kb

Home State
Hawaii
Hawaii
Year of Birth
1937
 
This Military Service Page was created/owned by MAJ Mark E Cooper to remember Andrade, Robert D., SFC.

If you knew or served with this Soldier and have additional information or photos to support this Page, please leave a message for the Page Administrator(s) HERE.
 
Casualty Info
Home Town
Makawao, Maui, HI
Last Address
Makawao, Maui, HI

Casualty Date
Jul 17, 1969
 
Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Accidental Self-Destruction
Location
Dinh Tuong (Vietnam)
Conflict
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Maui Veterans Cemetery - Makawao, Hawaii
Wall/Plot Coordinates
20W 009

 Official Badges 

Infantry Shoulder Cord


 Unofficial Badges 




 Military Association Memberships
Vietnam Veterans MemorialThe National Gold Star Family Registry
  1969, Vietnam Veterans Memorial [Verified] - Assoc. Page
  2018, The National Gold Star Family Registry

 Photo Album   (More...


 Ribbon Bar

Combat Infantryman 1st Award
Parachutist (Basic)

 
 Unit Assignments
5th Special Forces Group (A)
  1969-1969, 11C40, Company D (IV CTZ) Detachment C-4 (Can Tho) /Det B-41 (Moc Hoa)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1969-1969 Vietnam War/Counteroffensive Phase VI Campaign (1968-69)
  1969-1969 Vietnam War/Summer-Fall 1969 Campaign
  1969-1969 Vietnam War/Tet 69 Counteroffensive Campaign
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity

This was his fourth tour in Vietnam. See news clipping.

Casualty Occurrence: Mortar exploded within Mortar Tube during fire mission Vicinity of Moc Hoa 19690717.
   
Comments/Citation
  
   
Copyright Togetherweserved.com Inc 2003-2011