Settlemire, William David, 1LT

 Photo In Uniform   Service Details
View Time Line
Last Rank
First Lieutenant
Last Service Branch
Last Primary MOS
1542-Infantry Unit Commander
Last MOS Group
Infantry (Officer)
Primary Unit
1965-1966, 1542, A Company, 2nd Battalion, 502nd Infantry (Airborne)
Service Years
1964 - 1966


First Lieutenant

One Overseas Service Bar

 Last Photo   Personal Details 

16 kb

Home State
Year of Birth
This Military Service Page was created/owned by CW3 Robert Ott to remember Settlemire, William David, 1LT.

If you knew or served with this Soldier and have additional information or photos to support this Page, please leave a message for the Page Administrator(s) HERE.
Casualty Info
Home Town
Mount Vernon
Last Address
Mount Vernon

Casualty Date
Feb 09, 1966
Hostile, Died
Gun, Small Arms Fire
Vietnam, South (Vietnam)
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Oakwood Cemetery - Mount Vernon, Illinois
Wall/Plot Coordinates
05E 021

 Official Badges 

101st Airbone Division Infantry Shoulder Cord

 Unofficial Badges 


 Military Association Memberships
Vietnam Veterans Memorial
  1982, Vietnam Veterans Memorial [Verified]1 - Assoc. Page

 Ribbon Bar

Combat Infantryman 1st Award
Parachutist (Basic)

 Unit Assignments/ Advancement Schools
101st Airborne Division 2nd Battalion, 502nd Infantry (Airborne)
  1965-1966, 1542, 101st Airborne Division
  1965-1966, 1542, A Company, 2nd Battalion, 502nd Infantry (Airborne)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1965-1965 Vietnam War/Defense Campaign (1965)
  1965-1966 Vietnam War/Counteroffensive Campaign (1965-66)
 Colleges Attended 
Vanderbilt University
  1959-1964, Vanderbilt University
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
1LT  "Bill" Settlemire, A Co, 2nd Bn, 502nd Inf. Rgt, 101st Abn Div, KIA with SGT John D. Bowman, SGT William Cooley, PFC John H. Mincey and PFC Johnny P. Price,  during a firefight.
Vietnam Wall Panel coords 05E 021
Copyright Inc 2003-2011