Cofran, William Earl, SGT

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Last Rank
Sergeant
Last Service Branch
Ordnance Corps
Last Primary MOS
36K10-Tactical Wire Operations Specialist
Last MOS Group
Signal Corps (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1967-1968, 36K10, D Company, 1st Battalion, 503rd Infantry (Airborne)
Service Years
1966 - 1968

Sergeant



One Overseas Service Bar


 Last Photo   Personal Details 


Home State
Illinois
Illinois
Year of Birth
1947
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Homewood
Last Address
Homewood

Casualty Date
Mar 18, 1968
 
Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Multiple Fragmentation Wounds
Location
Kontum (Vietnam)
Conflict
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Arlington National Cemetery - Arlington, Virginia
Wall/Plot Coordinates
45E 019

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 Military Associations and Other Affiliations
Military Order of the Purple HeartVietnam Veterans Memorial
  2014, Military Order of the Purple Heart - Assoc. Page
  2014, Vietnam Veterans Memorial [Verified] - Assoc. Page


 Additional Information
Last Known Activity


Service Number:  16840234

Started Vietnam Tour: 07/02/1967

Remains:   Body was recovered

Posthumous Decoration and Promotion


Religion: Protestant

Marital Status:  Married


 
   
Comments/Citation
Not Specified
   
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 Ribbon Bar

Parachutist (Basic)

 
 Unit Assignments/ Advancement Schools
173rd Airborne Brigade1st Battalion, 503rd Infantry (Airborne)
  1967-1968, 36K10, 173rd Airborne Brigade
  1967-1968, 36K10, D Company, 1st Battalion, 503rd Infantry (Airborne)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1967-1968 Vietnam War/Counteroffensive Phase III Campaign (1967-68)
  1968-1968 Vietnam War/Tet Counteroffensive Campaign (1968)
 Other News, Events and Photographs
 
  Burial Info
  Tribute From Friend
  Tribute From Nephew
  Tribute From Friend
  Mar 19, 2014, General Photos1
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