Kearse, Julius Joey, SP 4

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Last Rank
Specialist 4
Last Service Branch
Engineer Corps
Last Primary MOS
12B20-Combat Engineer Squad Leader
Last MOS Group
Engineer Corps (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1966-1967, 12B20, 86th Engineer Battalion
Service Years
1963 - 1967

Specialist 4

One Overseas Service Bar

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Home State
New York
New York
Year of Birth
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Last Address

Casualty Date
May 08, 1967
Non Hostile- Died while Missing
Drowned, Suffocated
Phuoc Tuy (Vietnam)
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Not Specified
Wall/Plot Coordinates
19E 060

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 Unofficial Badges 

 Military Association Memberships
Vietnam Veterans Memorial
  1967, Vietnam Veterans Memorial [Verified] - Assoc. Page

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 Unit Assignments
34th Engineer Group20th Engineer Brigade86th Engineer Battalion
  1966-1967, 12B20, 34th Engineer Group
  1966-1967, 12B20, 20th Engineer Brigade
  1966-1967, 12B20, 86th Engineer Battalion
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1966-1967 Vietnam War/Counteroffensive Phase II Campaign (1966-67)
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
SP4 Kearse served with D Company, 86th Engineer Battalion, 34th Engineer Group, 20th Engineer Brigade.

He drowned as the result of a bridge collapse.  He was initially listed as MIA.

He was interred in Masadonna Chrisitan Church Cemetery, Ehrhardt, South Carolina.

Note:  Unit was located in Vung Tau and then Bihn Thuy.
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