Edwards, Roy William, SFC

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Last Rank
Sergeant First Class
Last Service Branch
Infantry
Last Primary MOS
11B40-Infantry Platoon Sergeant
Last MOS Group
Infantry (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1967-1968, 11B40, D Company, 1st Battalion, 5th Cavalry (Airmobile)
Service Years
1948 - 1968

Sergeant First Class


Six Service Stripes



Five Overseas Service Bars


 Last Photo   Personal Details 


Home State
Texas
Texas
Year of Birth
1930
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Henderson , TX
Last Address
Henderson , TX

Casualty Date
Jan 12, 1968
 
Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Multiple Fragmentation Wounds
Location
Binh Dinh (Vietnam)
Conflict
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Beaver Springs Cemetery - Rusk County, Texas
Wall/Plot Coordinates
34E 035

 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
  2019, The National Gold Star Family Registry


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 Ribbon Bar

Combat Infantryman 2nd Award

 
 Unit Assignments
8th Army1st Battalion, 5th Cavalry (Airmobile) 1st Cavalry Division
  1950-1952, 131.1, 8th Army
  1967-1968, 11B40, D Company, 1st Battalion, 5th Cavalry (Airmobile)
  1967-1968, 11B40, HHC, 1st Cavalry Division
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1950-1950 Korean War/UN Offensive (1950)
  1951-1951 Korean War/First UN Counteroffensive (1951)
  1951-1952 Second Korean Winter (1951-52)
  1952-1953 Korean War/Third Korean Winter (1952-53)
  1968-1968 Vietnam War/Counteroffensive Phase III Campaign (1967-68)
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