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Sgt Roger William Shipley

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Sgt Roger William Shipley

Birth
Oregon, USA
Death
6 Jun 1968 (aged 24)
Bình Dương, Vietnam
Burial
McMinnville, Yamhill County, Oregon, USA
Plot
Section E-2 140L Grave 4
Memorial ID
17437647 View Source

PERSONAL DATA:
Home of Record Mc Minnville, OR
Date of birth: 01/12/1944

MILITARY DATA:
Service: Army of the United States
Grade at loss: E5
Rank/Rate: Sergeant
ID No: 28800761
MOS/RATING: 11D40: Armor Reconnaissance Specialist
Length Service: 06
Unit: A TROOP, 1ST SQUADRON, 11TH ARMORED CAVALRY, USARV

CASUALTY DATA:
Start Tour: 09/11/1967
Incident Date: 06/06/1968
Casualty Date: 06/06/1968
Age at Loss: 24
Location: Binh Duong Province, South Vietnam

Roger W. Shipley
McMINNVILLE. Arrangements are pending at Macy & Son mortuary for Army Sgt. Roger William Shipley, 24, McMinnville, who was killed in action June 6 near Saigon, Vietnam. A half - track commander, Shipley had been in Vietnam since last September assigned to Troop A, 1st Squadron, 11th Armored Cavalry. Since enlisting in the Army in 1962 he had also served two years in Germany. He came to McMinnville In 1952 from Corvallis where he had lived for four years. He was a native of Missouri. The widow Mary, a son Richard, 2, and his parents Mr. and Mrs. William Shipley live at 1345 Gilorr St., McMinnville. He is also survived by a brother Larry, Salem, and grandparents Mr. and Mrs. James Shipley, St. Joseph, Mo.
Source: Statesman Journal (Salem, Oregon) 12 Jun 1968, Wed
Contributor: Susan Bailey Robinson (48313046)

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ON THE WALL: Panel W59 Line 14

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SGT Roger Shipley

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WIFE: MARY SHIPLEY
PARENTS: MR & MRS WILLIAM W SHIPLEY

PERSONAL DATA:
Home of Record Mc Minnville, OR
Date of birth: 01/12/1944

MILITARY DATA:
Service: Army of the United States
Grade at loss: E5
Rank/Rate: Sergeant
ID No: 28800761
MOS/RATING: 11D40: Armor Reconnaissance Specialist
Length Service: 06
Unit: A TROOP, 1ST SQUADRON, 11TH ARMORED CAVALRY, USARV

CASUALTY DATA:
Start Tour: 09/11/1967
Incident Date: 06/06/1968
Casualty Date: 06/06/1968
Age at Loss: 24
Location: Binh Duong Province, South Vietnam

Roger W. Shipley
McMINNVILLE. Arrangements are pending at Macy & Son mortuary for Army Sgt. Roger William Shipley, 24, McMinnville, who was killed in action June 6 near Saigon, Vietnam. A half - track commander, Shipley had been in Vietnam since last September assigned to Troop A, 1st Squadron, 11th Armored Cavalry. Since enlisting in the Army in 1962 he had also served two years in Germany. He came to McMinnville In 1952 from Corvallis where he had lived for four years. He was a native of Missouri. The widow Mary, a son Richard, 2, and his parents Mr. and Mrs. William Shipley live at 1345 Gilorr St., McMinnville. He is also survived by a brother Larry, Salem, and grandparents Mr. and Mrs. James Shipley, St. Joseph, Mo.
Source: Statesman Journal (Salem, Oregon) 12 Jun 1968, Wed
Contributor: Susan Bailey Robinson (48313046)

View Memorial

ON THE WALL: Panel W59 Line 14

To learn more about him click on his name below:

SGT Roger Shipley

www.11thcavnam.com

WIFE: MARY SHIPLEY
PARENTS: MR & MRS WILLIAM W SHIPLEY


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