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PFC Booker Taliaferro Lofton, Jr
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Birth: Sep. 1, 1949
Travis County
Texas, USA
Death: Nov. 27, 1968, Vietnam

Son of Booker T. Lofton Sr and Pearl Powell. Booker was killed in Vietnam. His name is listed on the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall on panel 38W, line 75.

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Booker T. Lofton, Jr
Private First Class
A CO, 4TH BN, 9TH INFANTRY, 25TH INF DIV, USARV
Army of the United States
Austin, Texas
September 01, 1949 to November 27, 1968

Booker T Lofton Jr

PERSONAL DATA:
Home of Record Austin, TX
Date of birth: 09/01/1949

MILITARY DATA:
Service: Army of the United States
Grade at loss: E3
Rank/Rate: Private First Class
ID No: 15961006
MOS/RATING: 11B10: Infantryman
Length Service: 01
Unit: A CO, 4TH BN, 9TH INFANTRY, 25TH INF DIV, USARV

CASUALTY DATA:
Start Tour: 04/20/1968
Incident Date: 11/27/1968
Casualty Date: 11/27/1968
Age at Loss: 19
Location: Tay Ninh Province, South Vietnam
Remains: Body recovered
Casualty Type: Hostile, died outright
Casualty Reason: Ground casualty
Casualty Detail: Multiple fragmentation wounds 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Booker T. Lofton (1917 - 1996)
  Pearl Leatha Powell Lofton (1925 - 2001)
 
 Sibling:
  Barbara Ann Lofton Carter (1948 - 1997)*
  Booker Taliaferro Lofton (1949 - 1968)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:

Booker T Lofton Jr
Texas
PFC CO A 9 Inf Div
Vietnam BSM-PH
 
Burial:
Evergreen Cemetery
Austin
Travis County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Fluttergirl
Record added: Dec 03, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 62482683
PFC Booker Taliaferro Lofton, Jr
Added by: Billy M. Brown
 
PFC Booker Taliaferro Lofton, Jr
Added by: Billy M. Brown
 
PFC Booker Taliaferro Lofton, Jr
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Added by: Fluttergirl
 
 
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- rw2009
 Added: Sep. 2, 2015

- rw2009
 Added: Sep. 1, 2015
Private First Class A CO, 4TH BN, 9TH INFANTRY, 25TH INF DIV, U.S. Army Vietnam War.
- Judy Richards
 Added: Apr. 17, 2014
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