Omstead, David King, 1LT

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Last Rank
First Lieutenant
Last Service Branch
Last Primary MOS
1542-Infantry Unit Commander
Last MOS Group
Infantry (Officer)
Primary Unit
1968-1968, 1542, 1st Infantry Division
Service Years
1966 - 1968


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Casualty Info
Home Town
Costa Mesa
Last Address
Costa Mesa

Casualty Date
Jun 16, 1968
Hostile, Died
Gun, Small Arms Fire
Gia Dinh (Vietnam)
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Fairhaven Memorial Park - Santa Ana, California
Wall/Plot Coordinates
56W 007

 Official Badges 

Infantry Shoulder Cord

 Unofficial Badges 

 Military Association Memberships
Vietnam Veterans Memorial
  2013, Vietnam Veterans Memorial [Verified] - Assoc. Page

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 Ribbon Bar

Combat Infantryman 1st Award

 Unit Assignments
Officer Candidate School (Infantry) Fort Benning, GAArmor Officers' Advanced Course26th Infantry Regiment1st Infantry Division
  1966-1966, 0006, Officer Candidate School (Infantry) Fort Benning, GA
  1966-1966, 1203, Armor Officers' Advanced Course
  1968-1968, 1542, 1st Battalion, 26th Infantry/A Company
  1968-1968, 1542, 1st Infantry Division
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1968-1968 Vietnam War/Tet Counteroffensive Campaign (1968)
  1968-1968 Vietnam War/Counteroffensive Phase IV Campaign (1968)
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity


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