Welty, Carroll Leon, PFC

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Last Rank
Private First Class
Last Service Branch
Last Primary MOS
Last MOS Group
Infantry (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1965-1966, 11B10, A Company, 2nd Battalion, 16th Infantry
Service Years
1965 - 1966

Private First Class

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Year of Birth
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Bloomfield, MO
Last Address
Bloomfield, MO

Casualty Date
Feb 20, 1966
Non Hostile- Died Other Causes
Air Loss, Crash - Land
Vietnam, South (Vietnam)
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Gravel Hill Cemetery - Saint Francis, Arkansas
Wall/Plot Coordinates
05E 057

 Official Badges 

Infantry Shoulder Cord

 Unofficial Badges 

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

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 Ribbon Bar

Combat Infantryman 1st Award

 Unit Assignments
2nd Battalion, 16th Infantry
  1965-1966, 11B10, A Company, 2nd Battalion, 16th Infantry
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1965-1966 Vietnam War/Counteroffensive Campaign (1965-66)
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
A/501 AVN
The Rattlers were on an afternoon scramble with the LZ being a laterite area. The second V of 5 was taking off when the lead ship put it back on the ground. A/C was in the #3 slot (right side) behind lead and in IFR conditions (ground dust) did not know that lead stopped. A/C flew into the rotor system of lead ship.

CPT Marshall R. Frizzell [P]
PFC Richard P. Lancaster Jr [CE]
PFC Carroll L. Welty
8 injured


PFC Welty, Carroll L. is buried at Gravel Hill Cemetery, Saint Francis, AK.



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