Arredondo, Jose Maria R., PFC

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Last Rank
Private First Class
Last Service Branch
Transportation Corps
Last Primary MOS
67A-Aircraft Maintenance Apprentice
Last MOS Group
Transportation Corps (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1970-1971, 67A, 2nd Squadron, 17th Cavalry Regiment/A Troop
Service Years
1970 - 1971

Private First Class



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Home State
California
California
Year of Birth
1949
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Parlier, CA
Last Address
Parlier, CA

Casualty Date
May 30, 1971
 
Cause
Non Hostile- Died Other Causes
Reason
Drowned, Suffocated
Location
Quang Tri (Vietnam)
Conflict
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Mendocino Cemetery - Parlier, California
Wall/Plot Coordinates
03W 058

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Vietnam War/Sanctuary Counteroffensive Campaign (1970)
Start Year
1970
End Year
1970

Description
This campaign was from 1 May to 30 June 1970. This campaign was mainly concerned with the Allied incursion into Cambodia, codenamed Operation ROCK CRUSHER. As American withdrawal from South Vietnam proceeded, increasing concern arose over the enemy's strength in the sanctuaries inside Cambodia. With the emergence in Cambodia of an antiCommunist government under Lon Nol, President Nixon relaxed the restrictions on moving against the bases inside Cambodia. Meanwhile, the North Vietnamese and Viet Cong began to move on the Cambodian capital of Phnom Penh. At this juncture Lon Nol appealed to the United States for help. American and allied Vietnamese forces began large-scale offensives in Cambodia on 1 May. Eight major US Army and South Vietnamese operations took place in Cambodia in May and June with the object of cutting enemy communication lines, seizing the sanctuary areas and capturing the shadowy Central Office for South Vietnam (COSVN) described as the control center for enemy military operations against III CTZ.
   
My Participation in This Battle or Operation
From Year
1970
To Year
1970
 
Last Updated:
Feb 16, 2018
   
Personal Memories
   
Units Participated in Operation

1st Cavalry Division Sustainment Brigade

I Corps/29th Civil Affairs Company

 
My Photos From This Battle or Operation
No Available Photos

  1917 Also There at This Battle:
  • Abate, Sam, SP 4, (1968-1970)
  • Ahles, Robert, SGT, (1968-1970)
  • Aldridge, Jon, SP 5, (1968-1971)
  • Allen, Abraham, SP 5, (1967-1971)
  • Allman, Timothy, SGT, (1965-1973)
  • Andrus, Laurence, CPT, (1957-1977)
  • Arnold, Bruce, SP 4, (1968-1970)
  • Bahl, Alan, MSG, (1958-1979)
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