Buentello, Leonel, SSG

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Last Rank
Staff Sergeant
Last Service Branch
Armor
Last Primary MOS
11E10-Armor Crewman
Last MOS Group
Armor (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1968-1968, 11E10, 25th Infantry Division (Tropic Lightning Division)
Service Years
1965 - 1968
Official/Unofficial US Army Certificates
Order of the Spur

Staff Sergeant


One Service Stripe



One Overseas Service Bar


 Last Photo   Personal Details 


Home State
Texas
Texas
Year of Birth
1943
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Gregory
Last Address
Gregory

Casualty Date
Feb 14, 1968
 
Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Gun, Small Arms Fire
Location
Binh Duong
Conflict
Tet Counteroffensive Campaign (1968)
Location of Interment
Gregory Cemetery - Gregory, Texas
Wall/Plot Coordinates
39E 029

 Official Badges 

Drill Sergeant Campaign Hat (Male) Drill Sergeant Badge


 Unofficial Badges 

Order of The Spur


 Tributes from Members  
Tribute from 3/4 Cav Association posted by AR Moore, John (SaberAlpha 10), MAJ 224
 Photo Album   (More...


 Ribbon Bar



 
 Unit Assignments
3rd Squadron, 4th Cavalry Regiment25th Infantry Division (Tropic Lightning Division)
  1968-1968, 11E10, 3rd Squadron, 4th Cavalry Regiment/A Troop
  1968-1968, 11E10, 25th Infantry Division (Tropic Lightning Division)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1962-1973 Vietnam War1
  1967-1968 Counteroffensive Phase III Campaign (1967-68)
  1968-1968 Tet Counteroffensive Campaign (1968)3
 Other News, Events and Photographs
 
  Mar 05, 2014, General Photos1
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity

Last Name BUENTELLO
Given Names LEONEL


Date of Birth  10/13/1943
Rank SSG Staff Sergeant
Service Occupation 11E4B
Tour Date 680117 01/17/1968

Country VS South Vietnam
Province 23 Binh Duong


25th Inf Div
A Trp 3rd Sqdr 4th Cavalry


Home of Record City GREGORY
Home of Record State Code Texas

Panel 39E
Line 29


 
   
Comments/Citation
Nelda Martinez
neldamartinez5@aol.com
sister
Pearland, tx 77581
We are proud of our brother serving in Vietnam not only for our freedom but for others. He will always be remembered in our hearts for his couragest service to our country. He is greatly missed and will never be forgotten. I would like to thank you'all for the comments you have said about my brother. Love, Your sister
Thursday, August 11, 2005
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mike aleman
mikea@cableone.net
uncle
p.o., box, 625, gregory, tx., 78359, u.s.
LEONEL BUENTELLO
Saturday, May 21, 2005
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 IN MEMORY OF LEONEL BUENTELLO
IT HAS BEEN 37 YEARS THAT YOU GAVE YOUR LIFE FOR YOUR COUNTRY,BUT YOUR MEMORY LIVES ON OUR HEARTS FOREVER.WE LOVE YOU AND MISS YOU AND WONDER WHAT OUR LIVES WOULD HAVE BEEN IF YOU WERE HERE.TILL GOD BRINGS US TOGETHER AGAIN.WE LOVE YOU AND MISS YOU.
MOM, DAD, YOUR BROTHERS AND SISTERS


Posted by: ELVA ALEMAN
Email: mikea@cableone.net
Relationship: He is my brother
Thursday, June 2, 2005
   
 Military Association Memberships
3/4 Cav AssociationVietnam Veterans MemorialThe National Purple Heart Hall of Honor
  1968, 3/4 Cav Association [Verified]
  2013, Vietnam Veterans Memorial [Verified] - Assoc. Page
  2014, The National Purple Heart Hall of Honor
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