Rice, Ronald Fred, SGT

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Last Rank
Sergeant
Last Service Branch
Infantry
Last Primary MOS
11B10-Infantryman
Last MOS Group
Infantry (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1965-1966, 11B10, 1st Battalion (Rifle) 12th Cavalry Regiment/D Company
Service Years
1954 - 1966

Sergeant


Four Service Stripes



One Overseas Service Bar


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Home State
California
California
Year of Birth
1936
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Los Angeles
Last Address
Los Angeles

Casualty Date
May 12, 1966
 
Cause
Hostile, Died while Missing
Reason
Gun, Small Arms Fire
Location
Vietnam, South (Vietnam)
Conflict
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Forest Lawn Memorial Park - Hollywood Hills, California
Wall/Plot Coordinates
07E 054

 Official Badges 

Infantry Shoulder Cord


 Unofficial Badges 




 Military Association Memberships
Vietnam Veterans Memorial
  1966, Vietnam Veterans Memorial [Verified] - Assoc. Page

 Photo Album   (More...


 Ribbon Bar

Combat Infantryman 1st Award

 
 Unit Assignments
1st Cavalry Division (Unit of Action)12th Cavalry Regiment, 2nd Cavalry Brigade, 1st Cavalry Divison
  1965-1966, 11B10, HHC, 1st Cavalry Division (Heavy Armored)
  1965-1966, 11B10, 1st Battalion (Rifle) 12th Cavalry Regiment/D Company
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1968-1968 Vietnam War/Tet Counteroffensive Campaign (1968)
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Sgt Rice was killed in action by small arms fire when his unit was ambushed and he was killed instantly.

He was interred in Forest Lawn Memorial Park (Hollywood Hills), Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, Plot: Vale of Peace, Lot 5454, Space 1.
   
Comments/Citation
Not Specified
   
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