De Cora, Elliott Leo, PFC

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Last Rank
Private First Class
Last Service Branch
Engineer Corps
Last Primary MOS
12B20-Combat Engineer
Last MOS Group
Engineer Corps (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1968-1968, 12B20, A Company, 14th Engineer Battalion
Service Years
1967 - 1968

Private First Class



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Home State
Wisconsin
Wisconsin
Year of Birth
1947
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Wyeville
Last Address
Wyeville

Casualty Date
Aug 16, 1968
 
Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Multiple Fragmentation Wounds
Location
Quang Tri (Vietnam)
Conflict
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Mauston City Cemetery - Mauston, Wisconsin
Wall/Plot Coordinates
48W 024

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Vietnam Veterans MemorialThe National Gold Star Family Registry
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 Unit Assignments/ Advancement Schools
14th Engineer Battalion45th Engineer Group18th Engineer Brigade
  1968-1968, 12B20, A Company, 14th Engineer Battalion
  1968-1968, 12B20, 45th Engineer Group
  1968-1968, 12B20, 18th Engineer Brigade
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1968-1968 Vietnam War/Tet Counteroffensive Campaign (1968)
  1968-1968 Vietnam War/Counteroffensive Phase IV Campaign (1968)
  1968-1968 Vietnam War/Counteroffensive Phase V Campaign (1968)
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
PFC Elliott De Cora was one of the 20 men killed when NVA/VC forces penetrated the perimeter of LZ Nancy in Quang Tri Province, RVN.

He was interred in Mauston Cemetery in Mauston, Juneau County, Wisconsin, Plot 55,.

He was a member of the Ho Chunk Nation of Native Americans.
 
   
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