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SSGT James Elson Buchanan

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SSGT James Elson Buchanan

Birth
Death 3 Nov 1969 (aged 23)
Vietnam
Burial Laurel, Jones County, Mississippi, USA
Memorial ID 17382562 View Source

PERSONAL DATA:
Home of Record Laurel, MS
Date of birth: 07/08/1946

MILITARY DATA:
Service: Army of the United States
Grade at loss: E5
Rank/Rate: Staff Sergeant
Note: Posthumous Promotion as indicated
ID No: 427983636
MOS/RATING: 11D40: Armor Reconnaissance Specialist
Length Service: 04
Unit: E TROOP, 2ND SQUADRON, 11TH ARMORED CAVALRY, USARV

CASUALTY DATA:
Start Tour: 09/04/1969
Incident Date: 11/03/1969
Casualty Date: 11/03/1969
Age at Loss: 23
Location: Binh Long Province, South Vietnam

ON THE WALL: Panel W16 Line 22

Silver Star - September 12, 1968

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FATHER: ELSON BUCHANAN
MOTHER: DORA BUCHANAN [HOLIFIELD] BRELAND


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MISSISSIPPI / SSG TRP E 11 ARMD CAV REGT / VIETNAM SS-BSM-PH


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