Pinnell, Robert Merritt, Jr., SGT

Fallen
 
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Last Rank
Sergeant
Last Service Branch
Infantry
Last Primary MOS
11B10-Infantryman
Last MOS Group
Infantry (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1966-1967, 11B10, 1st Cavalry Division/HHC
Service Years
1963 - 1967
Official/Unofficial US Army Certificates
Cold War Certificate

Sergeant


One Service Stripe



One Overseas Service Bar


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Home State
New Jersey
New Jersey
Year of Birth
1944
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Sussex
Last Address
Sussex

Casualty Date
Mar 21, 1967
 
Cause
Hostile, Died while Missing
Reason
Gun, Small Arms Fire
Location
Binh Dinh (Vietnam)
Conflict
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Arlington National Cemetery - Arlington, Virginia
Wall/Plot Coordinates
17E 012

 Official Badges 

Infantry Shoulder Cord


 Unofficial Badges 




 Military Association Memberships
Vietnam Veterans Memorial
  2015, Vietnam Veterans Memorial [Verified] - Assoc. Page

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 Ribbon Bar

Combat Infantryman 1st Award
Pistol

 
 Unit Assignments
1st Battalion, 8th Cavalry (Airmobile) 1st Cavalry Division
  1966-1967, 11B10, 1st Battalion, 8th Cavalry (Airmobile) /B Company
  1966-1967, 11B10, 1st Cavalry Division/HHC
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1968-1968 Vietnam War/Tet Counteroffensive Campaign (1968)
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Birth:  May 9, 1944, USA
Death:  Mar. 21, 1967
Quang Binh, Vietnam

SGT - E5 - Army - Regular
1st Cav Division (AMBL)
22 year old Married, Caucasian, Male
Born on May 09, 1944
From SUSSEX, NEW JERSEY
Length of service 3 years.
His tour of duty began on Jul 15, 1966
Casualty was on Mar 21, 1967
in BINH DINH, SOUTH VIETNAM
Hostile, died while missing
GROUND CASUALTY
GUN, SMALL ARMS FIRE
Body was recovered
Religion
EPISCOPAL, ANGLICAN
   
Comments/Citation
Vietnam Wall Panel coords 17E 012
   
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