Gutierrez, Louis Sam, SGT

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Last Rank
Sergeant
Last Service Branch
Field Artillery
Last Primary MOS
13E10-Cannon Fire Direction Specialist
Last MOS Group
Field Artillery (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1965-1965, 13E10, 1st Battalion, 21st Artillery
Service Years
1959 - 1965

Sergeant


Two Service Stripes



One Overseas Service Bar


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Home State
Ohio
Ohio
Year of Birth
1940
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Struthers, OH
Last Address
Struthers, OH

Casualty Date
Nov 18, 1965
 
Cause
Hostile, Died while Missing
Reason
Multiple Fragmentation Wounds
Location
Pleiku (Vietnam)
Conflict
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Tod Homstead Cemetery - Youngstown, Ohio
Wall/Plot Coordinates
03E 100 / Block 6 Lot 383, Space 7

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Vietnam Veterans Memorial
  1965, Vietnam Veterans Memorial [Verified] - Assoc. Page

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 Unit Assignments
1st Battalion, 21st Artillery
  1965-1965, 13E10, 1st Battalion, 21st Artillery
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1965-1965 Vietnam War/Defense Campaign (1965)/Operation Silver Bayonet I - Battle of the Ia Drang
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Sgt. Louis Gutierrez was listed as MIA during the Battle of the Ia Drang Valley, RVN. He had been assigned to B Battery, 1st Battalion, 21st Field Artillery Regiment, 1st Airborne Division.  Apparently, he was not listed among those lost in this Battle, and at LZ Albany. Remains were found eventually and repatriated, with a closed casket.


Note: http://www.vindy.com/news/2002/mar/07/diane-makar-murphy-uncertainty-clouds-brothers/?print Diane Makar Murphy,  "Uncertainty clouds brother's death in Vietnam," The Valley's Homepage, Thursday, 7 March 2002.
   
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  LOUIS SAM GUTIERREZ
Posted for: LOUIS SAM GUTIERREZ:
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Posted by: Anthony Gutierrez

Monday, October 15, 2001
   
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