Le Grand, William Francis, SSG

Fallen
 
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Last Rank
Staff Sergeant
Last Service Branch
Medical Corps
Last Primary MOS
91B40-Senior Medical NCO/Platoon Sergeant
Last MOS Group
Medical Department (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1964-1965, 91B40, Company B (II CTZ) Detachment C-2 (Pleiku), 5th Special Forces Group (A)
Service Years
1950 - 1965


Special Forces
Staff Sergeant


Five Service Stripes



Seven Overseas Service Bars


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Home State
Pennsylvania
Pennsylvania
Year of Birth
1933
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Wilkes-Barre
Last Address
Ada, OH

Casualty Date
Apr 28, 1965
 
Cause
Non Hostile- Died Other Causes
Reason
Other Explosive Device
Location
Pleiku (Vietnam)
Conflict
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Woodlawn Cemetery - Ada, Hardin Co., Ohio
Wall/Plot Coordinates
01E 110

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 Military Association Memberships
Vietnam Veterans MemorialThe National Gold Star Family Registry
  1982, Vietnam Veterans Memorial4 - Assoc. Page
  2010, The National Gold Star Family Registry

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 Ribbon Bar

Combat Medical 2nd Award
Master Parachutist
Special Forces
Vietnam - Jump Wings

 
 Unit Assignments
7th ArmyMilitary Assistance Command Vietnam MACV5th Special Forces Group (A)
  1959-1961, 3666, 7th Army
  1964-1965, 91B40, HHC, Military Assistance Command Vietnam (MACV)
  1964-1965, 91B40, Company B (II CTZ) Detachment C-2 (Pleiku), 5th Special Forces Group (A)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1950-1951 Korean War/CCF Intervention (1950-51)
  1951-1951 Korean War/CCF Spring Offensive (1951)
  1951-1951 Korean War/UN Summer-Fall Offensive (1951)
  1964-1965 Vietnam War/Advisory Campaign (1962-65)
  1965-1965 Vietnam War/Defense Campaign (1965)
 Additional Information

Last Known Activity
MINE SET OFF BY LIGHTNING AT PLEI DO LIM 27MAR65, DIED TACHIKAWA AFB JAPAN, per COFFELT.

  

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