Alexander, James Hines, CW2

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Last Rank
Chief Warrant Officer 2
Last Service Branch
Warrant Officer (pre-2004)
Last Primary MOS
062B-Helicopter Pilot Utility and Light Cargo Single Rotor
Last MOS Group
Transportation Corps (Officer)
Primary Unit
1969-1970, 062B, 610th Transporation Company
Service Years
1958 - 1970

Warrant Officer (pre-2004)

Chief Warrant Officer 2

One Overseas Service Bar

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Year of Birth
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Indianapolis, IN
Last Address
Lizton, IN

Casualty Date
Feb 07, 1970
Non Hostile- Died of Illness, Other Injury
Multiple Fragmentation Wounds
Quang Nam (Vietnam)
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Arlington National Cemetery - Arlington, Virginia
Wall/Plot Coordinates
14W 110 / Section 30, Site 2222

 Official Badges 

 Unofficial Badges 

 Military Associations and Other Affiliations
Vietnam Veterans MemorialThe National Gold Star Family Registry
  1970, Vietnam Veterans Memorial [Verified] - Assoc. Page
  2018, The National Gold Star Family Registry

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 Ribbon Bar

Aviator Badge (Basic)

 Unit Assignments/ Advancement Schools
58th Transportation Battalion34th General Support GroupTransportation Units
  1969-1970, 062B, 58th Transportation Battalion
  1969-1970, 062B, 34th General Support Group
  1969-1970, 062B, 610th Transporation Company
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1968-1968 Vietnam War/Counteroffensive Phase VI Campaign (1968-69)
  1969-1969 Vietnam War/Tet 69 Counteroffensive Campaign
  1970-1970 Vietnam War/Winter-Spring 1970 Campaign
 Colleges Attended 
University of Maryland University CollegeIndiana State University
  1955-1957, University of Maryland University College
  1957-1958, Indiana State University
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity

CW2 Alexander was commissioned 19 Jul 1966, Flight class: 66-9W. Fort Rucker, Alabama..He attended the University of Maryland and Indiana State University prior to entering the Armed Forces in 1958. 

He was killed accidentally in a struggle to remove a live grendade from a soldier on base. (Based on CID report). He graduated from North Salem High School in 1956.

He graduated from the U.S. Army 4 year College courses in Omaha, NE , and served 2 hitches in Korea and 3 in Viet Nam. He attended the University of Maryland and Indiana State University prior to entering the Armed Forces in 1959. He received his commission at Ft. Rucker, Alabama.

Surviving are: The widow, Dorothy Alexander, Mineral Wells, Texas; his son, Robert Alexander, Hazelton, Pennsylvania; Goldie Siedentop and daughter, Mary Lee Nagal, Knox; Mozell and Ann Alexander, Mr. and Mrs. Shirrel Alexander, all of North Salem; Donald and Walter Hines, Wesley Wainwright, Lizton. 
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