Valdez, Leroy Frank, SP 4

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Last Rank
Specialist 4
Last Service Branch
Engineer Corps
Last Primary MOS
12B20-Combat Engineer Squad Leader
Last MOS Group
Engineer Corps (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1967-1968, 12B20, 86th Engineer Battalion/D Company
Service Years
1967 - 1968

Specialist 4

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Home State
New Mexico
New Mexico
Year of Birth
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Mora , NM
Last Address
Mora , NM

Casualty Date
May 11, 1968
Hostile, Died of Wounds
Other Explosive Device
Long Khanh (Vietnam)
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Saint Gertrude's Cemetery - Mora, New Mexico
Wall/Plot Coordinates
58E 025

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 Military Association Memberships
Vietnam Veterans MemorialThe National Gold Star Family Registry
  2015, Vietnam Veterans Memorial [Verified] - Assoc. Page
  2018, The National Gold Star Family Registry

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 Unit Assignments
86th Engineer Battalion20th Engineer Brigade34th Engineer Group
  1967-1968, 12B20, 86th Engineer Battalion/D Company
  1967-1968, 12B20, 20th Engineer Brigade
  1967-1968, 12B20, 34th Engineer Group
 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)
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Last Known Activity


Happy Birthday May 22, 1917, POSTED ON 5/22/17, Today would of being your 74th birthday. I always remember your birthday. You are always in my thoughts and prayers. I know you are in heaven with my dad, mom, and my brother Orlando Valdez. I will never forget you.


To My Friend and Cousin: POSTED ON 12/4/13 - BY FRANCES ARAGON. Leroy when we were kids you would look out for me. You were always look out for other to make sure they alright. I'm proud of you and I know that your mother and farther a proud of you to and that their in heaven with you. You loved to help out when they was work to be done you alway the first to volunteer. That what made you the person that ever one loved. That is how you lived your life and how you die, thinking of other not of yourself. I loved you my friend and I try to live my life as you have showed me, what it is to truly be unselfish.

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