Davis, Arthur Leroy, CPT

Fallen
 
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Last Rank
Captain
Last Service Branch
Signal Corps
Last Primary MOS
1542-Infantry Unit Commander
Last MOS Group
Infantry (Officer)
Primary Unit
1968-1968, 1542, 1st Signal Brigade
Service Years
1965 - 1968

Signal Corps

Captain



Three Overseas Service Bars


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Home State
North Carolina
North Carolina
Year of Birth
1943
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Beaufort
Last Address
Beaufort

Casualty Date
May 13, 1968
 
Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Gun, Small Arms Fire
Location
Tay Ninh (Vietnam)
Conflict
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Ocean View Cemetery - Beaufort, North Carolina
Wall/Plot Coordinates
59E 020

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 Military Associations and Other Affiliations
Vietnam Veterans MemorialThe Nam
  1968, Vietnam Veterans Memorial - Assoc. Page
  2021, The Nam

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 Ribbon Bar

Combat Infantryman 1st Award

 
 Unit Assignments/ Advancement Schools
125th Signal BattalionSignal Units86th Signal Battalion2nd Signal Group
1st Signal Brigade
  1968-1968, 1542, HHC, 125th Signal Battalion
  1968-1968, 1542, 587th Signal Company
  1968-1968, 1542, HHD, 86th Signal Battalion
  1968-1968, 1542, 2nd Signal Group
  1968-1968, 1542, 1st Signal Brigade
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1968-1968 Vietnam War/Tet Counteroffensive Campaign (1968)
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
At the time of his loss in Vietnam, Capt. Davis was assigned TDY from the 125th Signal Battalion, serving with the 587th Signal Company, 86th Battalion, 2nd Signal Group, 1st Signal Brigade.

He was shot and killed near Black Virgin Mountain (Nui Ba Dinh), near Tay Ninh City, RVN during a firefight.

He was a graduate of " North Carolina Agricultural and Technical College, Greensboro, where he majored in Economics and was a member of Alpha Phi Alpa social fraternity. He had served a two year tour of duty in Germany prior to leaving for his first tour in Vietnam."
   
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