Lester, Jimmy Don, SGT

Fallen
 
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Last Rank
Sergeant
Last Service Branch
Infantry
Last Primary MOS
11C20-Mortar Squad Leader
Last MOS Group
Infantry (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1968-1969, 11C20, A Company, 2nd Battalion, 27th Infantry
Service Years
1968 - 1969

Sergeant



One Overseas Service Bar


 Last Photo   Personal Details 

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Home State
Missouri
Missouri
Year of Birth
1947
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Eldon, MO
Last Address
1713 Brooks Avenue, Eldon, MO

Casualty Date
Apr 15, 1969
 
Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Multiple Fragmentation Wounds
Location
Tay Ninh (Vietnam)
Conflict
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Llano Cemetery - Amarillo, Texas
Wall/Plot Coordinates
27W 092/Section 3A, Lot 211, Space 5

 Official Badges 

Infantry Shoulder Cord


 Unofficial Badges 




 Military Association Memberships
Vietnam Veterans MemorialThe National Gold Star Family Registry
  1982, Vietnam Veterans Memorial [Verified] - Assoc. Page
  2010, The National Gold Star Family Registry

 Photo Album   (More...


 Ribbon Bar

Combat Infantryman 1st Award

 
 Unit Assignments
2nd Battalion, 27th Infantry 25th Infantry Division (Tropic Lightning)
  1968-1969, 11C20, A Company, 2nd Battalion, 27th Infantry
  1968-1969, 11C20, 25th Infantry Division (Tropic Lightning)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1968-1968 Vietnam War/Counteroffensive Phase V Campaign (1968)
  1968-1969 Vietnam War/Counteroffensive Phase VI Campaign (1968-69)
  1969-1969 Vietnam War/Tet 69 Counteroffensive Campaign
 Additional Information

Last Known Activity
PATROL BASE DIAMOND III, 7 KM W-SW OF GO DAU HA, per COFFELT.

  

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