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Sgt Val Lyndon Lafon
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Birth: Aug. 14, 1926
Death: Jan. 11, 1969, Vietnam

PERSONAL DATA:
Home of Record Ogden, UT
Date of birth: 08/14/1926

MILITARY DATA:
Service: Army of the United States
Grade at loss: E5
Rank/Rate: Staff Sergeant
Note: Posthumous Promotion as indicated
ID No: 56132600
MOS/RATING: 11D40: Armor Reconnaissance Specialist
Length Service: 16
Unit: C TROOP, 1ST SQUADRON, 11TH ARMORED CAVALRY, USARV

CASUALTY DATA:
Start Tour: 08/20/1966
Incident Date: 01/11/1969
Casualty Date: 01/11/1969
Age at Loss: 42
Location: Province not reported, South Vietnam

ON THE WALL: Panel W35 Line 73

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Inscription:
UTAH / SSG TRP C 1 SQ / 11 ARMD CAV REGT / VIETNAM / BSM - PH
 
Burial:
Fort Rosecrans National Cemetery
San Diego
San Diego County
California, USA
Plot: Section Q Site 990
 
Maintained by: 11thacrkia
Originally Created by: US Veterans Affairs Offi...
Record added: Mar 04, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 3412756
Sgt Val Lyndon Lafon
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Sgt Val Lyndon Lafon
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Sgt Val Lyndon Lafon
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- Joz
 Added: Apr. 23, 2014
Died while serving as as Staff Sergeant with C TRP, 1ST SQDN, 11TH ARMORED CAVALRY, USARV, Army of the United States from Ogden, Utah. VAL L LAFON is on the Wall at Panel W35, Line 73. May his sacrifice not be forgotten.
- Billy M. Brown
 Added: Jul. 6, 2012
Rest in peace fellow cavalry trooper you are not forgotten
- David Olsen
 Added: Mar. 10, 2012
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