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Donald Stephen Mihordin
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Birth: Jul. 21, 1946
Death: Nov. 27, 1968, Vietnam

SP4 DONALD STEPHEN MIHORDIN

D.O.B. 7-21-46
D.O.I. 11-27-68

SP4 MIHORDIN WAS BORN IN SHARON, PA. , AND GRADUATED FROM HICKORY HIGH SCHOOL IN 1965. HE ATTENDED YOUNGSTOWN STATE UNIVERSITY.
HE ENTERED THE ARMY IN AUGUST, 1967, AND IN FEB. 1968, AFTER TRAINING, WAS ASSIGNED TO D CO. 4TH BN 9TH INF. 25TH IN.F DIV. CUCHI, VIETNAM. WHILE ON PATROL, A LANDMINE WAS TRIGGERED AND SP4 MIHORDIN RECEIVED A MORTAL WOUND TO HIS NECK.
SP4 MIHORDIN WAS POSTHUMOUSLY AWARDED THE BRONZE STAR, PURPLE HEART AND GOOD CONDUCT MEDAL.
FIVE WEEKS PRIOR TO HIS DEATH, HIS WIFE GAVE BIRTH TO DONALD JR. SP4 MIHORDIN NEVER SAW HIS SON.

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Donald Stephen Mihordin
Specialist Four

PERSONAL DATA
Home of Record: Sharon, PA
Date of birth: 07/21/1946

MILITARY DATA
Service: Army of the United States
Grade at loss: E4
Rank: Specialist Four
ID No: 52856350
MOS: 11B20: Infantryman
Length Service: 01
Unit: D CO, 4TH BN, 9TH INFANTRY, 25TH INF DIV, USARV

CASUALTY DATA
Start Tour: 03/25/1968
Incident Date: 11/27/1968
Casualty Date: 11/27/1968
Age at Loss: 21
Location: Tay Ninh Province, South Vietnam
Remains: Body recovered
Casualty Type: Hostile, died outright
Casualty Reason: Ground casualty
Casualty Detail: Other explosive device

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Inscription:
Sp 4 Do E 4 Bn 9 Int Vietnam
 
Burial:
Hillcrest Memorial Park
Hermitage
Mercer County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: Andrea Grega
Record added: Mar 23, 2010
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Donald Stephen Mihordin
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Donald Stephen Mihordin
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Donald Stephen Mihordin
Added by: Andrea Grega
 
 
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