Burnell, Sam, Jr., SSG

Fallen
 
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Last Rank
Staff Sergeant
Last Service Branch
Infantry
Last Primary MOS
11B30-Infantry Squad/Section Leader
Last MOS Group
Infantry (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1965-1966, 11B10, C Company, 2nd Battalion, 16th Infantry
Service Years
1960 - 1966

Staff Sergeant


Two Service Stripes



One Overseas Service Bar


 Last Photo   Personal Details 

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Home State
Colorado
Colorado
Year of Birth
1941
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Grand Junction
Last Address
Grand Junction

Casualty Date
Jan 10, 1966
 
Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Multiple Fragmentation Wounds
Location
Vietnam, South (Vietnam)
Conflict
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Orchard Mesa Cemetery - Grand Junction, Colorado
Wall/Plot Coordinates
04E 061

 Official Badges 

Infantry Shoulder Cord


 Unofficial Badges 




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


 Photo Album   (More...


 Ribbon Bar

Combat Infantryman 1st Award

 
 Unit Assignments
2nd Battalion, 16th Infantry1st Infantry Division
  1965-1966, 11B10, C Company, 2nd Battalion, 16th Infantry
  1965-1966, 11B10, 1st Infantry Division
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1965-1966 Vietnam War/Counteroffensive Campaign (1965-66)
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