Krueger, Duncan Frederick, PFC

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Last Rank
Private First Class
Last Service Branch
Infantry
Last Primary MOS
11C20-Mortar Squad Leader
Last MOS Group
Infantry (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1965-1965, 11B10, 2nd Battalion, 7th Cavalry (Airmobile)
Service Years
1964 - 1965

Private First Class


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Home State
Wisconsin
Wisconsin
Year of Birth
1947
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
West Allis
Last Address
West Allis

Casualty Date
Nov 17, 1965
 
Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Gun, Small Arms Fire
Location
Pleiku (Vietnam)
Conflict
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Wood National Cemetery - Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Wall/Plot Coordinates
03E 083

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Infantry Shoulder Cord


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

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 Ribbon Bar

Combat Infantryman 1st Award

 
 Unit Assignments
2nd Battalion, 7th Cavalry (Airmobile)
  1965-1965, 11B10, 2nd Battalion, 7th Cavalry (Airmobile)
  1965-1965, 11B10, 2nd Battalion, 7th Cavalry (Airmobile)
 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
"PFC Krueger entered the Army on 14 September 1964.  He entered Vietnam on 16 August 1965 and was assigned to  D Company, 2nd Battalion, 7th Cavalry,1st Cavalry Division.

He was at Ia Drang, at LZ X-Ray and Albany when the battalion encountered hostile forces 7 kilometers northeast of Cu Prong Mountain, Hill 732. He died as a result of a gunshot wound to the head from hostile rifle fire." He was serving as a radio operation at that time.
   
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