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Spec Kenneth Francis Hayes
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Birth: Dec. 19, 1945
Louisiana, USA
Death: Jun. 3, 1970
San Antonio
Bexar County
Texas, USA

Died at Brook Army Hospital, Fort Sam Houston, Texas. He was medevaced from Vietnam. He was married. Cause of death was listed as histiocystic medullary reticulosis which is a lymphoma. Texas Death Certificate shows burial in New Orleans, Cemetery was not listed. Body assigned to Joseph Laughlin Funeral Home.

Below is cited at www.virtualwall.org. Used with permission.

PERSONAL DATA
Home of Record: Metairie, LA
Date of birth: 12/19/1945

MILITARY DATA
Service: Army of the United States
Grade at loss: E5
Rank: Specialist Five
ID No: 436660864
MOS: 71B30: Clerk-Typist
Length Service: **
Unit: HHC, SUPPORT TROOPS, ARMY HQ AREA CMD, USARV

CASUALTY DATA
Start Tour: 09/25/1969
Incident Date: 03/12/1970
Casualty Date: 06/03/1970
Age at Loss: 24 (based on date declared dead)
Location: Gia Dinh Province, South Vietnam
Remains: Body recovered
Casualty Type: Non-hostile, died of illness or injury
Casualty Reason: Ground casualty
Casualty Detail: Stroke

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Burial:
Unknown
Specifically: Buried in New Orleans
 
Created by: Billy M. Brown
Record added: Mar 17, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 86909519
 

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. 23, 2012
May his sacrifice not be forgotten.
- Billy M. Brown
 Added: Mar. 17, 2012
 
 
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