Loftin, Teddy Carl, SGT

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Last Rank
Sergeant
Last Service Branch
Armor
Last Primary MOS
11D40- Armor Reconnaissance Senior NCO
Last MOS Group
Armor (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1968-1969, 11D40, B Troop, 1st Squadron, 9th Cavalry Regiment (Air Cavalry)
Service Years
1966 - 1969

Sergeant


One Service Stripe


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Home State
Texas
Texas
Year of Birth
1948
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Dallas
Last Address
8337 Rayville Drive, Dallas, TX 75217

Casualty Date
Apr 04, 1969
 
Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Air Loss, Crash - Land
Location
Long Khanh (Vietnam)
Conflict
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Rattan Cemetery - Rattan, Texas
Wall/Plot Coordinates
27W 011

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 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

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 Ribbon Bar

Combat Infantryman 1st Award

 
 Unit Assignments
B Troop, 1st Squadron, 9th Cavalry Regiment (Air Cavalry) 1st Cavalry Division
  1968-1969, 11D40, B Troop, 1st Squadron, 9th Cavalry Regiment (Air Cavalry)
  1968-1969, 11D40, HHC, 1st Cavalry Division
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1968-1969 Vietnam War/Counteroffensive Phase VI Campaign (1968-69)
  1969-1969 Vietnam War/Tet 69 Counteroffensive Campaign
 Additional Information

Last Known Activity
Sgt Loftin was participating as a crewmember with WO1 James K. Bradley and PFC Thomas H Weigle in a recon in Long Khanh Province, SVN  III Corps when their bird took ground fire and crashed killing all aboard.

  

Comments/Citation
OH-6A DOWN 20 KM EAST-SOUTHEAST OF RANG RANG AIR FIELD, per COFFELT.

   
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