Yamashita, Shojiro, SGT

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Last Rank
Sergeant
Last Service Branch
Cavalry
Last Primary MOS
11D10-Armor Reconnaissance Specialist
Last MOS Group
Armor (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1970-1970, 11D10, 25th Infantry Division (Tropic Lightning Division)
Service Years
1969 - 1970
Official/Unofficial US Army Certificates
Order of the Spur

Sergeant



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Home State
Wyoming
Wyoming
Year of Birth
1945
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Berkeley
Last Address
Home town of family in the USA, Berkeley, California

Born in the Heart Mountain Relocation Center, Powell, Wyoming (also known as the Japanese-American Internment Center).

Casualty Date
Jun 10, 1970
 
Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Other Explosive Device
Location
Cambodia
Conflict
Sanctuary Counteroffensive Campaign (1970)
Location of Interment
Golden Gate National Cemetery - San Bruno, California
Wall/Plot Coordinates
09W 042

 Official Badges 




 Unofficial Badges 

Order of The Spur


 Tributes from Members  
Tributes from Others posted by IN Olsen, David O, SGT 542
Tribute from the 3/4 Cavalry Association... posted by AR Moore, John (SaberAlpha 10), MAJ 224
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 Unit Assignments
3rd Squadron, 4th Cavalry Regiment25th Infantry Division (Tropic Lightning Division)
  1970-1970, 11D10, 3rd Squadron, 4th Cavalry Regiment
  1970-1970, 11D10, 25th Infantry Division (Tropic Lightning Division)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1962-1973 Vietnam War1
  1969-1970 Winter-Spring 1970 Campaign
  1970-1970 Sanctuary Counteroffensive Campaign (1970)/Operation Binh Tay I
  1970-1970 Sanctuary Counteroffensive Campaign (1970)
 Other News, Events and Photographs
 
  Note:
  Apr 21, 2016, General Photos
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
   
Comments/Citation
Shojiro was born in the Heart Mountain WWII Japanese American Confinement Center at Powell, WY.  He is listed on the Center's Roll of Honor of internee's who died in service of our Nation.
   
 Military Association Memberships
Vietnam Veterans Memorial3/4 Cav AssociationThe National Purple Heart Hall of Honor
  1970, Vietnam Veterans Memorial [Verified] - Assoc. Page
  1970, 3/4 Cav Association [Verified]1
  1970, The National Purple Heart Hall of Honor
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