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Spec Russell Monroe Amoss

Spec Russell Monroe Amoss

Birth
Maryland, USA
Death 31 Jan 1968 (aged 20)
Bien Hoa, Dong Nai, Vietnam
Burial Howard County, Maryland, USA
Memorial ID 48220193 · View Source
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United States Army Specialist 4 Amoss was killed in the Vietnam War. Russell served in A Company, 2nd Battalion, 47th Infantry Regiment, 9th Infantry Division.

Russell was squad leader when killed in the early morning hours of January 31st, 1968 at the very beginning of the TET offensive. Russell was ambushed by enemy small arms fire from an AK47 at roughly the intersection of highways 15 and 36 in the village of Ho Nai near Long Binh.

Russell is honored on the Vietnam Memorial Wall 35E085.


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  • Created by: Jill
  • Added: 16 Feb 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 48220193
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Spec Russell Monroe Amoss (14 Sep 1947–31 Jan 1968), Find A Grave Memorial no. 48220193, citing Howard Chapel Cemetery, Howard County, Maryland, USA ; Maintained by Jill (contributor 46848524) .