Simmons, Richard, SSG

Fallen
 
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Last Rank
Staff Sergeant
Last Service Branch
Armor
Last Primary MOS
11E10-Armor Crewman
Last MOS Group
Armor (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1967-1968, 11E10, 3rd Battalion, 39th Infantry Regiment/C Company
Service Years
1964 - 1968

Staff Sergeant


One Service Stripe



One Overseas Service Bar


 Last Photo   Personal Details 


Home State
South Carolina
South Carolina
Year of Birth
1943
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Charleston
Last Address
Charleston

Casualty Date
Jun 25, 1968
 
Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Gun, Small Arms Fire
Location
Long An (Vietnam)
Conflict
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Not Specified
Wall/Plot Coordinates
55W 038

 Official Badges 

Infantry Shoulder Cord


 Unofficial Badges 




 Military Association Memberships
Vietnam Veterans Memorial
  1982, Vietnam Veterans Memorial [Verified] - Assoc. Page

 Photo Album   (More...


 Ribbon Bar

Combat Infantryman 1st Award
Rifle
Pistol
Machine Gun

 
 Unit Assignments
9th Infantry Division3rd Battalion, 39th Infantry Regiment
  1967-1968, 11E10, 9th Infantry Division
  1967-1968, 11E10, 3rd Battalion, 39th Infantry Regiment/C Company
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1967-1968 Vietnam War/Counteroffensive Phase III Campaign (1967-68)
  1968-1968 Vietnam War/Tet Counteroffensive Campaign (1968)
  1968-1968 Vietnam War/Counteroffensive Phase IV Campaign (1968)
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Richard is buried at St. James Bethel AME Church Cemetery, Johns Island, Charleston County, SC.
   
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