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SMN Heriberto Segovia "Eddie" Hernandez
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Birth: Jul. 23, 1948
Laredo
Webb County
Texas, USA
Death: Dec. 5, 1968, Vietnam

One of seven Coast Guardsman to die in the Vietnam War while attached to the U.S. Navy.

Father's Name: Heriberto Hernandez
Mother's Name: Juanita Segovia

Below cited from www.virtualwall.org. Used with permission.

PERSONAL DATA
Home of Record: San Antonio, TX
Date of birth: 07/23/1948

MILITARY DATA
Service: United States Coast Guard
Grade at loss: E3
Rank: Fireman
ID No: 454782844
MOS: 0000: Not Recorded
Length Service: **
Unit: USCGC POINT CYPRESS, COGARDDIV-11, TF 115, USNAVFORV

CASUALTY DATA
Start Tour:
Incident Date: 12/05/1968
Casualty Date: 12/05/1968
Age at Loss: 20
Location: An Xugen Province, South Vietnam
Remains: Body recovered
Casualty Type: Hostile, died outright
Casualty Reason: Ground casualty
Casualty Detail: Gun or small arms fire

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Burial:
Unknown
 
Created by: Billy M. Brown
Record added: Oct 30, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 79587296
SMN Heriberto Segovia Eddie Hernandez
Added by: Billy M. Brown
 
 
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Thank you for your great sacrifice in preserving our country's freedoms. I will honor you in the only way that I can . . . by remembering you always. May you rest in peace.
- Charles A. Lewis
 Added: Oct. 25, 2012

- Eddieb
 Added: Feb. 18, 2012
May his sacrifice not be forgotten.
- Billy M. Brown
 Added: Oct. 30, 2011
 
 
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