Boyd, David Stewart, SFC

Fallen
 
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Last Rank
Sergeant First Class
Last Service Branch
Infantry
Last Primary MOS
11C20-Mortar Squad Leader
Last MOS Group
Infantry (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1965-1965, 11B10, HHC, 5th Special Forces Group (Airborne)
Service Years
1951 - 1966


Special Forces
Sergeant First Class


Four Service Stripes



Four Overseas Service Bars


 Last Photo   Personal Details 

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Home State
New York
New York
Year of Birth
1933
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Mt Vernon, NY
Last Address
Mt Vernon, NY

Casualty Date
Nov 14, 1966
 
Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Gun, Small Arms Fire
Location
Vietnam, South (Vietnam)
Conflict
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Arlington National Cemetery - Arlington, Virginia
Wall/Plot Coordinates
12E 070/Sect 60, Gr 11748

 Official Badges 

Infantry Shoulder Cord Special Forces Group


 Unofficial Badges 




 Military Association Memberships
Vietnam Veterans MemorialThe National Gold Star Family Registry
  2013, Vietnam Veterans Memorial [Verified] - Assoc. Page
  2019, The National Gold Star Family Registry

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 Ribbon Bar

Combat Infantryman 2nd Award
Master Parachutist
Vietnam - Jump Wings

 
 Unit Assignments
5th Special Forces Group (Airborne)
  1965-1965, 11B10, HHC, 5th Special Forces Group (Airborne)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1951-1951 Korean War/CCF Intervention (1950-51)
  1951-1951 Korean War/UN Summer-Fall Offensive (1951)
  1951-1951 Korean War/First UN Counteroffensive (1951)
  1951-1951 Korean War/CCF Spring Offensive (1951)
  1951-1951 Second Korean Winter (1951-52)
  1965-1965 Vietnam War/Counteroffensive Campaign (1965-66)
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Sergeant First Class David Stewart Boyd
5 SF Group (4th Mike Force airboats)
Date Of Death: 14th November 1966
Age: 33
from Mount Vernon,New York
born 19.8.1933
married
KIA Moc Hoa,Kien Tuong Province,South Vietnam
   
Comments/Citation
Vietnam Wall Panel coords 12E 070

SFC David S. Boyd will be buried at Arlington National Cemetery at the direction of his widow, Barbara Boyd. He was first laid to rest on Nov. 21, 1966 in Lafayette Memorial Cemetery in Fayetteville, NC.
   
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