Avant, Joe Lynn, SP 5

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Last Rank
Specialist 5
Last Service Branch
Engineer Corps
Last Primary MOS
44C10-Welder
Last MOS Group
Ordnance (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1970-1971, 44C10, 59th Engineer Company
Service Years
1967 - 1971

Specialist 5


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Home State
Mississippi
Mississippi
Year of Birth
1948
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Water Valley, MS
Last Address
Water Valley, MS

Casualty Date
Mar 14, 1971
 
Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Artillery, Rocket, Mortar
Location
Quang Tri (Vietnam)
Conflict
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Oak Lawn Cemetery - Water Valley, Mississippi
Wall/Plot Coordinates
04W 045

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Vietnam Veterans MemorialThe National Gold Star Family Registry
  2013, Vietnam Veterans Memorial [Verified] - Assoc. Page
  2018, The National Gold Star Family Registry

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Parachutist (Basic)

 
 Unit Assignments
Engineer Command, Vietnam18th Engineer Brigade39th Engineer BattalionU.S. Army
45th Engineer Group
  1970-1971, 44C10, Engineer Command, Vietnam
  1970-1971, 44C10, 18th Engineer Brigade
  1970-1971, 44C10, 39th Engineer Battalion
  1970-1971, 44C10, 59th Engineer Company
  1970-1971, 44C10, 45th Engineer Group
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1970-1970 Vietnam War/Sanctuary Counteroffensive Campaign (1970)
  1970-1970 Vietnam War/Counteroffensive Phase VII Campaign (1970-71)
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity

Casualty Occurrence: Hostile Artillery detonation, night position on Highway QL-9. 
   
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