Vera, Abelardo, SGT

Fallen
 
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Last Rank
Sergeant
Last Service Branch
Infantry
Last Primary MOS
11B40-Infantry Platoon Sergeant
Last MOS Group
Infantry (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1967-1968, 11B40, 1st Battalion, 505th Infantry Regiment (Airborne)/A Company
Service Years
1966 - 1968

Sergeant


One Service Stripe



Three Overseas Service Bars


 Last Photo   Personal Details 

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Home State
Texas
Texas
Year of Birth
1944
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Brownsville , TX
Last Address
Brownsville , TX

Casualty Date
Mar 20, 1968
 
Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Gun, Small Arms Fire
Location
Thua Thien (Vietnam)
Conflict
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Roselawn Memorial Cemetery - Brownsville, Texas
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Vietnam Wall Panel: 45E 044

 Official Badges 

Infantry Shoulder Cord


 Unofficial Badges 

Airborne


 Military Association Memberships
Vietnam Veterans MemorialThe National Gold Star Family Registry
  1982, Vietnam Veterans Memorial [Verified] - Assoc. Page
  2019, The National Gold Star Family Registry

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 Ribbon Bar

Combat Infantryman 1st Award
Parachutist (Basic)

 
 Unit Assignments
505th Infantry Regiment (Airborne)3rd Brigade, 82nd Airborne Division
  1967-1968, 11B40, 1st Battalion, 505th Infantry Regiment (Airborne)/A Company
  1967-1968, 11B40, 3rd Brigade, 82nd Airborne Division
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1967-1967 Vietnam War/Counteroffensive Phase II Campaign (1966-67)
  1967-1968 Vietnam War/Counteroffensive Phase III Campaign (1967-68)
  1968-1968 Vietnam War/Tet Counteroffensive Campaign (1968)
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity

event
HILL 618, 4KM EAST OF HUE 19680320



candy stripe rd

POSTED ON 5/16/05 - BY TOMMY LOCASTRO SILVER82@VISTA-EXPREXX.COM
vera was a fine soilder killed on the canel.
thomas locastro , SFC
 
   
Comments/Citation
 
jose  vera
brother
2464goodwin brownsville tx 78521 cameron
my hero forever
i will always remember you my hero, for watching over me during my time in vietnam 1970 - 1971. and to all our brothers who fought and died along us. we leave this country to our younger soliders to protect and preserve this country forever and may they return to there homes and love ones and god bless america forever for it is a good place to live and protect.
Mar 27, 2011

   
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