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SP4 Ricky Fay Cossey

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SP4 Ricky Fay Cossey

Birth
Cadiz, Trigg County, Kentucky, USA
Death
18 Dec 1968 (aged 21)
Biên Hòa, Đồng Nai, Vietnam
Burial
Calloway County, Kentucky, USA
Memorial ID
24506813 View Source

Last name: COSSEY
First name: RICKY FAY
Home of Record (official): CADIZ
State (official): KY
Date of Birth: Saturday, August 2, 1947
Sex: Male
Race: Caucasian
Marital Status: Single

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Branch: Army
Rank: SP4
Serial Number: 53908684
Component: Selective Service
Pay grade: E4
MOS (Military Occupational Specialty code): 13A1D
11th Armored Cavalry Regiment
Howitzer Battery 1st Squadron

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Start of Tour: Monday, January 15, 1968
Date of Casualty: Wednesday, December 18, 1968
Age at time of loss: 21
Casualty type: (A1) Hostile, died
Reason: Artillery, rocket, mortar (Ground casualty)
Country: South Vietnam
Province: Bien Hoa
The Wall: Panel 36W - Row 039

FATHER: ANDREW E COSSEY
MOTHER: ERNESTINE S JONES

Last name: COSSEY
First name: RICKY FAY
Home of Record (official): CADIZ
State (official): KY
Date of Birth: Saturday, August 2, 1947
Sex: Male
Race: Caucasian
Marital Status: Single

--- Military ---

Branch: Army
Rank: SP4
Serial Number: 53908684
Component: Selective Service
Pay grade: E4
MOS (Military Occupational Specialty code): 13A1D
11th Armored Cavalry Regiment
Howitzer Battery 1st Squadron

--- Action ---

Start of Tour: Monday, January 15, 1968
Date of Casualty: Wednesday, December 18, 1968
Age at time of loss: 21
Casualty type: (A1) Hostile, died
Reason: Artillery, rocket, mortar (Ground casualty)
Country: South Vietnam
Province: Bien Hoa
The Wall: Panel 36W - Row 039

FATHER: ANDREW E COSSEY
MOTHER: ERNESTINE S JONES

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