Cribelar, Michael Dean, PFC

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Last Rank
Private First Class
Last Service Branch
Last Primary MOS
Last MOS Group
Infantry (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1967-1968, 11B10, 2nd Battalion, 8th Infantry Regiment
Service Years
1967 - 1968

Private First Class

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Casualty Info
Home Town
Last Address

Casualty Date
Jan 11, 1968
Hostile, Died
Gun, Small Arms Fire
Pleiku (Vietnam)
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Washtenaw Memorial Park and Mausoleum - Ann Arbor, Michigan
Wall/Plot Coordinates
34E 028

 Official Badges 

Infantry Shoulder Cord 4th Infantry Division

 Unofficial Badges 

 Military Association Memberships
Vietnam Veterans Memorial
  2012, Vietnam Veterans Memorial [Verified] - Assoc. Page

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 Ribbon Bar

Combat Infantryman 1st Award

 Enlisted/Officer Basic Training
  1967, Basic Training (Fort Knox, KY)
 Unit Assignments
1st Brigade, 4th Infantry Division2nd Battalion, 8th Infantry Regiment
  1967-1968, 11B10, 1st Brigade, 4th Infantry Division
  1967-1968, 11B10, 2nd Battalion, 8th Infantry Regiment
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Private First Class Michael Dean Cribelar was born on June 27, 1949 to Mr. Woodrow Dean Cribelar and Mrs. Virginia Cribelar. Michael attended Willow Run High School in Ypsilanti, Michigan. He worked for Ford Motor Company at the Ypsilanti Plant prior to entering the Army on June 9, 1967. Private First Class Cribelar completed Basic Training at Fort Knox, Kentucky. He began his tour of duty in Pleiku Province, South Vietnam as an infantryman with B Company, 2nd Battalion, 8th Infantry, 4th Infantry Division on November 22, 1967. Michael was killed on January 11, 1968 from small arms fire after being 'In-Country' for one month and eleven days. Michael Dean Cribelar is survived by his parents, his wife and two-year old son, and two sisters. He lived 18 years, 6 months and 14 days. He is resting in Washtenong Memorial Park in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Rest in peace with the warriors
Vietnam Wall Panel coords 34E 028
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