Bloyer, Sheldon Eugene, SSG

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Last Rank
Staff Sergeant
Last Service Branch
Armor
Last Primary MOS
11E10-Armor Crewman
Last MOS Group
Armor (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1967-1968, 11E10, 1st Infantry Division
Service Years
1956 - 1968

Staff Sergeant


Four Service Stripes



One Overseas Service Bar


 Last Photo   Personal Details 


Home State
Indiana
Indiana
Year of Birth
1934
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Portage
Last Address
Portage

Casualty Date
Feb 18, 1968
 
Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Multiple Fragmentation Wounds
Location
Binh Duong (Vietnam)
Conflict
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Calvary Cemetery - Portage, Indiana
Wall/Plot Coordinates
40E 001

 Official Badges 

Infantry Shoulder Cord


 Unofficial Badges 




 Military Association Memberships
Vietnam Veterans Memorial
  2016, Vietnam Veterans Memorial [Verified] - Assoc. Page

 Photo Album   (More...


 Ribbon Bar

Combat Infantryman 1st Award

 
 Unit Assignments
1st Squadron, 4th Cavalry Regiment1st Infantry Division
  1967-1968, 11E10, HHT, 1st Squadron, 4th Cavalry Regiment
  1967-1968, 11E10, 1st Infantry Division
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1966-1967 Vietnam War/Counteroffensive Phase II Campaign (1966-67)
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Last Name BLOYER
Given Names SHELDON EUGENE

Date of Birth 19340506 05/06/1934
Service A Army
Component R Regular
Rank SSG Staff Sergeant
Grade and posthumous promotion E6 E6
Service Occupation 11E40 Armor Crewman (ARMY)
Actual Date of Casualty 19680218 02/18/1968
Actual Date of Death 19680218 02/18/1968
Tour Date 670807 08/07/1967
Posthumous decoration
Casualty Type A1 Hostile, Died
Reason H Multiple Fragmentation Wounds
Air no Air 7 Ground Casualty
Body Recovered --- Undefined Code



Major command, eg division or brigade 1st Inf Div
Company/battery/troop or similar level unit Trp B
Battalion or similar level unit 1st Sqdr
Regiment, ROAD 4th Cavalry


 
SHELDON EUGENE BLOYER
Army - SSGT - E6
Age: 33
Race: Caucasian
Sex: Male
Date of Birth May 6, 1934
From: PORTAGE, IN
Religion: PROTESTANT
Marital Status: Married
SSGT - E6 - Army - Regular
1st Infantry Division

Length of service 12 years
His tour began on Aug 7, 1967
Casualty was on Feb 18, 1968
In BINH DUONG, SOUTH VIETNAM
HOSTILE, GROUND CASUALTY
MULTIPLE FRAGMENTATION WOUNDS
Body was recovered
   
Comments/Citation
Not Specified
   
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