Klinger, Henry Chester, SP 4

Fallen
 
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Last Rank
Specialist 4
Last Service Branch
Infantry
Last Primary MOS
11B10-Infantryman
Last MOS Group
Infantry (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1969-1970, 23rd Infantry Division (Americal)
Service Years
1969 - 1970

Specialist 4


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Home State
California
California
Year of Birth
1949
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Saugus
Last Address
Saugus

Casualty Date
Jan 01, 1970
 
Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Gun, Small Arms Fire
Location
Quang Tin (Vietnam)
Conflict
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Los Angeles National Cemetery - Los Angeles, California
Wall/Plot Coordinates
15W 114

 Official Badges 

Infantry Shoulder Cord


 Unofficial Badges 




 Military Association Memberships
Vietnam Veterans Memorial
  1970, Vietnam Veterans Memorial [Verified] - Assoc. Page

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 Ribbon Bar

Combat Infantryman 1st Award
Machine Gun
Rifle
Auto Rifle

 
 Unit Assignments
2nd Battalion, 1st Infantry Regiment196th Infantry Brigade (Light) 23rd Infantry Division (Americal)
  1969-1970, 11B10, 2nd Battalion, 1st Infantry Regiment/A Company
  1969-1970, 196th Infantry Brigade (Light)
  1969-1970, 23rd Infantry Division (Americal)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1969-1970 Vietnam War/Winter-Spring 1970 Campaign
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
SP4 Klinger was killed in action with seven other men near Tien Phuoc, Quang Tin Province, RVN.
 
   
Comments/Citation
Barry  Mogil
fellow soldier and friend
It has been 40 years since I was with you when you died, and I still remember that day clearly. I remember when you comforted me when I was medevac'd and when we were in chu lai for stand down and you sent the cassette to your family. You were and are my friend. I hope your family has peace as have I.. Eternal rest to you Hank, your friend Barry
Apr 15, 2010
 
 
 
   
 
 

 

   
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