Kircher, Alfred George, SSG

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Last Rank
Staff Sergeant
Last Service Branch
Last Primary MOS
Last MOS Group
Infantry (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1967-1967, HHC, 1st Battalion, 327th Infantry
Service Years
1959 - 1967

Staff Sergeant

Two Service Stripes

Two Overseas Service Bars

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Home State
New York
New York
Year of Birth
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Ozone Park
Last Address
Ozone Park

Casualty Date
May 25, 1967
Hostile, Died
Gun, Small Arms Fire
Quang Ngai (Vietnam)
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Long Island National Cemetery - Farmingdale, New York
Wall/Plot Coordinates
20E 104

 Official Badges 

Infantry Shoulder Cord

 Unofficial Badges 

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

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 Ribbon Bar

Combat Infantryman 1st Award
Parachutist (Basic)

 Unit Assignments
Military Assistance Command Vietnam MACV1st Battalion, 327th Infantry 1st Battalion, 327th Infantry
  1965-1966, HHC, Military Assistance Command Vietnam (MACV)
  1967-1967, 11B20, C Company, 1st Battalion, 327th Infantry
  1967-1967, HHC, 1st Battalion, 327th Infantry
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
SSgt. Kircher was killed when his platoon was ambushed by NVA troops near Duc Pho. The NVA executed all of the wounded prior to leaving the area. "Thunder" was also shot.
Nine men from 3rd Platoon, C Company, 1st Battalion, 327th Infantry Regiment, 101st Airborne Division.

Those lost:
Lt. Benjamin Gareth Wells
Sfc. Edward Lewis Tieman
Pfc. Edward Michael McMullan
SSgt. Alfred George Kircher
Pfc. Terry Alan Harding
Sp4 Peter Joseph Gerspach III
Sp4 Joe Albert Funk II
Sp4 Leonard Arvin Enos
Sgt. Gary Allen Rathbun, dog handler, 42nd Dog Handler Platoon
Scout dog named "Thunder"
Vietnam Wall Panel coords 20E 104
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