Hardy, Abraham Lincoln, CPT

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Last Rank
Captain
Last Service Branch
Infantry
Last Primary MOS
1542-Infantry Unit Commander
Last MOS Group
Infantry (Officer)
Primary Unit
1967-1967, 1542, 173rd Airborne Brigade
Service Years
1965 - 1967

Infantry

Captain


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Home State
Texas
Texas
Year of Birth
1942
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Houston
Last Address
Houston

Casualty Date
Nov 12, 1967
 
Cause
Hostile, Died while Missing
Reason
Multiple Fragmentation Wounds
Location
Kontum (Vietnam)
Conflict
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Houston National Cemetery - Houston, Texas
Wall/Plot Coordinates
29E 082

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 Military Association Memberships
Vietnam Veterans Memorial
  1967, Vietnam Veterans Memorial [Verified] - Assoc. Page


 Ribbon Bar

Combat Infantryman 1st Award
Parachutist (Basic)

 
 Unit Assignments
 1st Battalion, 503rd Infantry Regiment (Airborne)173rd Airborne Brigade
  1967-1967, 1542, HHC, 1st Battalion, 503rd Infantry Regiment (Airborne)
  1967-1967, 1542, 173rd Airborne Brigade
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1967-1967 Vietnam War/Counteroffensive Phase III Campaign (1967-68)/Operation MacArthur/Battle of Dak To
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
During Operation MacArthur, Captain Abraham Hardy was one of twelve men from the 1st Battalion, 503rd Infantry of Task Force Black, who were killed when they were attacked by the NVA 66th Regiment near Hill 823  in Kontum Province, during the Battle of Dak To.

Captain Hardy was interred in Houston National Cemetery, Houston, Harris County Texas, USA Plot: C, 413.
   
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Note:  May have attended Southern University.
   
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