Holland, Willie J, SSG

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Last Rank
Staff Sergeant
Last Service Branch
Engineer Corps
Last Primary MOS
62B20-Construction Equipment Repairer
Last MOS Group
Engineer Corps (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1966-1967, 62B20, 937th Engineer Group
Service Years
1961 - 1967

Staff Sergeant


One Service Stripe



Two Overseas Service Bars


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Home State
Kentucky
Kentucky
Year of Birth
1938
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Carlisle
Last Address
Not Specified

Casualty Date
Nov 05, 1967
 
Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Multiple Fragmentation Wounds
Location
Phuoc Tuy (Vietnam)
Conflict
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Ginter Cemetery - Menifee County, Kentucky
Wall/Plot Coordinates
29 E - Row 24

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 Unit Assignments
18th Engineer Brigade84th Engineer Battalion937th Engineer Group
  1966-1967, 62B20, 18th Engineer Brigade
  1966-1967, 62B20, 536th Engineer Platoon (Port Construction), 84th Engineer Battalion
  1966-1967, 62B20, 937th Engineer Group
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Last Known Activity
 WILLIE J. HOLLAND 
  Born on March 19, 1938 and joined the Armed Forces while in CARLISLE, KY. He served as a 62B40 in the Army. In 6 years of service, he attained the rank of SSGT/E6. He began a tour of duty on January 17, 1966. On November 5, 1967, at the age of 29, WILLIE J HOLLAND perished in the service of our country in South Vietnam, Phouc Tuy. You can find WILLIE J HOLLAND honored on the Vietnam Veterans Memorial on Panel 29E, Row 24.
   
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