Miles, John Calvin, CPL

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Last Rank
Corporal
Last Service Branch
Signal Corps
Last Primary MOS
36C10-Wire Systems Installer
Last MOS Group
Signal Corps (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1968-1968, 36C10, 36th Signal Battalion
Service Years
1967 - 1968

Corporal


One Service Stripe



One Overseas Service Bar


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Home State
North Carolina
North Carolina
Year of Birth
1944
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Burlington
Last Address
Not Specified

Casualty Date
Aug 11, 1968
 
Cause
Non Hostile- Died Other Causes
Reason
Vehicle Loss, Crash
Location
Dinh Tuong (Vietnam)
Conflict
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Beulah Baptist Church Cemetery - Leasburg, North Carolina
Wall/Plot Coordinates
49W 048

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Signal Shoulder Cord


 Military Associations and Other Affiliations
Vietnam Veterans Memorial
  1982, Vietnam Veterans Memorial [Verified] - Assoc. Page

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Rifle

 
 Unit Assignments/ Advancement Schools
1st Signal Brigade36th Signal Battalion
  1968-1968, 36C10, 1st Signal Brigade
  1968-1968, 36C10, 36th Signal Battalion
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1968-1968 Vietnam War/Tet Counteroffensive Campaign (1968)
  1968-1968 Vietnam War/Counteroffensive Phase IV Campaign (1968)
  1968-1968 Vietnam War/Counteroffensive Phase V Campaign (1968)
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
CPL John Calvin Miles, Vietnam Veteran, Native of Burlington, NC.

Corporal John Calvin Miles was a casualty of the Vietnam War. As a member of the Army Selective Service and a Draftee, CPL Miles served our country until August 11th, 1968 in Dinh Tuong, South Vietnam. He was 23 years old and was not married. John died when his vehicle crashed. His body was recovered. John was born on August 30th, 1944 in Catawba Co. North Carolina. CPL Miles is on panel 49W, line 048 of the Vietnam Memorial Wall in Washington D.C. He served our country for one year.

Miles, John C, Corporal, U. S. Army, died August 11, 1968, in an automobile accident in Vietnam.  Corporal Miles, age 23, was a native of Catawba County.  He attended Central High School in Alamance County before entering the Army.  He is survived by his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Dock Miles.  The funeral was held at Beulah Baptist Church in Caswell County with burial in the church cemetery. Source: Times-News August 19, 1968.

He was the son of Dock & Anne Van Hook Miles, Route #3, Burlington, NC.

He served with the 267th Signal Company, 2nd Signal Group, 1st Signal Brigade, USARV.

He was awarded The Vietnam Service Medal, Republic of Vietnam Campaign Service Medal, The National Defense Service Medal.
   
Comments/Citation
267TH SIG CO, 36TH SIG BN, 2ND SIG GROUP, 1ST SIGNAL BDE, USARV
   
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