SSGT Robert K “Pinky” Spillner

SSGT Robert K “Pinky” Spillner

Birth
Waipahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, USA
Death 18 Aug 1969 (aged 30)
Trung Tin, Quảng Nam, Vietnam
Burial Honolulu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, USA
Plot G, 691
Memorial ID 3793144 · View Source
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In Loving Memory of ... SSGT. Robert K. Spillner.
*** National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific Honolulu, Oahu, Hawaii - Spillner, Robert K, b. 04/14/1939, d. 08/18/1969, SSG ARMY, Plot: G 691, bur. 09/04/1969.


You may be gone, no longer living on this earth; but you will live on - in the memories of your family and friends. There will always be a part of you living in me, your brother, sisters and those who knew you and loved you. You will live on because we remember you!


ROBERT K SPILLNER - Army - SSGT - E6
Age: 30
Race: Caucasian
Date of Birth Apr 14, 1939
From: WAIPAHU, HI
Religion: ROMAN CATHOLIC
Marital Status: Married - Betty J. Spillner of Waipahu, Hawaii, Son and Daughter.. Parents: Father, Charles Spillner and Mother, , of Aiea, Hawaii.




SSGT - E6 - Army - Reserve
196th Light Infantry Brigade
Length of service 12 years
His tour began on Dec 19, 1968
Casualty was on Aug 18, 1969
MILITARY DATA
Service: Army of the United States
Grade at loss: E6
Rank: Staff Sergeant
ID No: 575380848
MOS: 11B40: Infantryman
Length Service: 12
Unit: D CO, 4TH BN,31ST INFANTRY,196TH INFANTRY BDE, AMERICAL DIV, USARV

CASUALTY DATA
Start Tour: 12/19/1968
Incident Date: 08/18/1969
Casualty Date: 08/18/1969
Age at Loss: 30
Location: Quang Tin Province, South Vietnam
Remains: Body recovered
Casualty Type: Hostile, died outright
Casualty Reason: Ground casualty
Casualty Detail: Gun or small arms fire
In QUANG TIN, SOUTH VIETNAM
HOSTILE, GROUND CASUALTY
GUN, SMALL ARMS FIRE

Body was recovered
Panel 19W - Line 63


SSGT. Robert K. Spillner was killed by small arms fire.



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  • Maintained by: Eddieb
  • Originally Created by: US Veterans Affairs Office
  • Added: 3 Mar 2000
  • Find a Grave Memorial 3793144
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for SSGT Robert K “Pinky” Spillner (14 Apr 1939–18 Aug 1969), Find a Grave Memorial no. 3793144, citing National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Honolulu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, USA ; Maintained by Eddieb (contributor 46600350) .