Ardis, John Coleman, SSG

Fallen
 
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Last Rank
Staff Sergeant
Last Service Branch
Infantry
Last Primary MOS
11B40-Infantry Platoon Sergeant
Last MOS Group
Infantry (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1966-1966, 11B40, 25th Infantry Division (Tropic Lightning)
Service Years
1956 - 1966

Staff Sergeant


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One Overseas Service Bar


 Last Photo   Personal Details 

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Home State
South Carolina
South Carolina
Year of Birth
1938
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Manning, SC
Last Address
Manning, SC

Casualty Date
Oct 23, 1966
 
Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Multiple Fragmentation Wounds
Location
Vietnam, South (Vietnam)
Conflict
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Fort Benning Post Cemetery - Fort Benning, Georgia
Wall/Plot Coordinates
11E 100 / Section C-2 Site 95

 Official Badges 

Infantry Shoulder Cord


 Unofficial Badges 




 Military Association Memberships
Vietnam Veterans MemorialThe National Gold Star Family Registry
  1966, 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 547
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 Ribbon Bar

Combat Infantryman 1st Award

 
 Unit Assignments
1st Battalion, 5th Infantry25th Infantry Division (Tropic Lightning)
  1966-1966, 11B40, 1st Battalion, 5th Infantry/B Company
  1966-1966, 11B40, 25th Infantry Division (Tropic Lightning)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1965-1966 Vietnam War/Counteroffensive Campaign (1965-66)
  1966-1966 Vietnam War/Counteroffensive Phase II Campaign (1966-67)/Operation Kailua
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
 

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Hymn to the Fallen performed by the 451st Army Band.
 
   
Comments/Citation

Casualty Occurrence: During Operation Kailua. APC hit by antitank round.
   
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