MAJ David Eugene Person

MAJ David Eugene Person

Birth
El Paso, El Paso County, Texas, USA
Death 22 Sep 1967 (aged 34)
Phú Yên, Vietnam
Burial Fort Benning, Muscogee County, Georgia, USA
Plot Section A2 Site 269
Memorial ID 47268266 · View Source
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Texas Birth Record: Name: David Eugene Person / Date of Birth: 26 May 1933 / Gender: Male / Birth County: El Paso / Father's Name: Don Eugene Person; Mother's Name: Catherine O Bunderson / Married

PERSONAL DATA: Home of Record: Kirbyville, TX; Date of birth: 05/26/1933

MILITARY DATA: Service: Army of the United States / Grade at loss: O4; Rank: Major; ID No: O71712; MOS: 7142: Unknown MOS; Length Service: 14; Unit: E TRP, 17TH CAVALRY, 173RD ABN BDE, USARV

CASUALTY DATA: Start Tour: 01/07/1967; Incident Date: 09/19/1967; Casualty Date: 09/22/1967; Age at Loss: 34(based on date declared dead) // Location: Phu Yen Province, South Vietnam; Remains: Body recovered; Casualty Type: Hostile, died of wounds; Casualty Reason: Ground casualty; Casualty Detail: Gun or small arms fire

ON THE WALL: Panel 27E Line 001


David's mother was Catherine Olive Bunderson Person. Nina Mae Mitchell Person was his stepmother. [Per Findagrave contributor: http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=mr&MRid=46880788]


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TEXAS
MAJOR, TRP E 17 CAV 173 ABN BDE
VIETNAM

SS – BSM & 3 OLC
AM & 1 OLC
ARCOM & 1 OLC - PH


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  • Created by: WildGeese15
  • Added: 28 Jan 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial 47268266
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for MAJ David Eugene Person (26 May 1933–22 Sep 1967), Find a Grave Memorial no. 47268266, citing Fort Benning Post Cemetery, Fort Benning, Muscogee County, Georgia, USA ; Maintained by WildGeese15 (contributor 47026950) .