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Sgt William Whitby Olsen
Birth: Aug. 26, 1947
Pocatello
Bannock County
Idaho, USA
Death: May 23, 1969, Vietnam

William was the son of Verne Whitby Olsen, b. 18 Apr 1918; d. 3 Jul 1986, and Iris Jennie Rice, b. 11 Aug 1916; d. 23 May 1990.

MILITARY DATA
Service: Army of the United States
Rank: Sergeant
MOS: 11B40: Infantryman
Unit: D CO, 3RD BN, 60TH INFANTRY, 9TH INF DIV, USARV

Listed on the Vietnam Veteran's Memorial
Panel 24W, Line 88

William was featured in the June 27, 1969 LIFE magazine cover article entitled "The Faces of the American Dead in Vietnam: One Week's Toll."
 
 
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 Parents:
  Iris Jennie Olsen (1916 - 1990)
 
Burial:
Minidoka Acequia Rupert Cemetery
Rupert
Minidoka County
Idaho, USA
 
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Record added: Mar 06, 2009
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