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Spec Viril Lee Austin
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Birth: Dec. 16, 1943
Saint Paul
Wise County
Virginia, USA
Death: Mar. 19, 1967
Tay Ninh, Vietnam

SP4 - E4 - Army - Selective Service
25th Infantry Division
C Co. 1/5 Mech. Bobcats
Length of service 1 years
His tour began on Jun 23, 1966
Casualty was on Mar 19, 1967
In TAY NINH, SOUTH VIETNAM
HOSTILE, GROUND CASUALTY
MISADVENTURE
Body was recovered
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On March 19, 1967, units of the battalion conducted S&D operations in the area. Cross attachment with the 2/34th Armor was terminated at 1330 hours. One Bobcat from Company C was accidentally killed. All units closed the new battalion forward base located at XT 238726 by 1700 hours.
Courtesy of www.bobcat.ws

Temple Hill is located in Russell County, Virginia (Castlewood Section), just across the county line from Wise, County. Temple Hill is a very large cemetery and has been there a long time.

Info courtesy of Jerry

 
 
Burial:
Temple Hill Cemetery
Saint Paul
Wise County
Virginia, USA
 
Created by: Denis McDonough
Record added: Mar 01, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 48987676
Spec Viril Lee Austin
Added by: Denis McDonough
 
Spec Viril Lee Austin
Added by: James Straub
 
 
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ALL GAVE SOME & SOME GAVE ALL
- James Straub
 Added: Nov. 20, 2013
Rest in peace fellow soldier you are not forgotten.
- David Olsen
 Added: Apr. 27, 2011
They shall grow not old, as we that are left grow old:Age shall not weary them, nor the years condemn.At the going down of the sun and in the morningWe will remember them.
- Judy Green
 Added: Mar. 21, 2011
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