Vietnam War Casualties - Ventura County

Source: The Virtual Wall

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The official home of record may or may not be that person's birthplace or home town.
It may be the place the person entered military service, typically a nearby large city.
 
Santa Paula
 Daniel Jacques Bottan, Private First Class
 
D CO, 2ND BN, 505TH INFANTRY, 82ND ABN DIV, USARV
Army of the United States
Santa Paula, California
June 01, 1946 to August 29, 1968
DANIEL J BOTTAN is on the Wall at Panel W46, Line 56
 
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PERSONAL DATA:
 Home of Record Santa Paula, CA
 Date of birth: 06/01/1946
 
MILITARY DATA:
 Service: Army of the United States
 Grade at loss: E3
 Rank/Rate: Private First Class
 ID No: 56717071
 MOS/RATING: 11C20: Indirect Fire Infantryman
 Length Service: 00
 Unit: D CO, 2ND BN, 505TH INFANTRY, 82ND ABN DIV, USARV
 
CASUALTY DATA:
 Start Tour: 06/19/1968
 Incident Date: 08/29/1968
 Casualty Date: 08/29/1968
 Age at Loss: 22
 Location: Thua Thien Province, South Vietnam
 Remains: Body recovered
 Casualty Type: Hostile, died outright
 Casualty Reason: Ground casualty
 Casualty Detail: Gun or small arms fire
 URL: www.VirtualWall.org/db/BottanDJ01a.htm

 ON THE WALL: Panel W46 Line 56
 
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 Juan Joseph De Mara, Corporal
 
A CO, 1ST BN, 506TH INFANTRY, 101ST ABN DIV, USARV
Army of the United States
Santa Paula, California
December 08, 1947 to March 05, 1968
JUAN J DE MARA is on the Wall at Panel 43E, Line 5
 
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PERSONAL DATA:
 Home of Record Santa Paula, CA
 Date of birth: 12/08/1947
 
MILITARY DATA:
 Service: Army of the United States
 Grade at loss: E3
 Rank/Rate: Corporal
 Note: Posthumous Promotion as indicated
 ID No: 18774837
 MOS/RATING: 11B2P: Infantryman (Airborne Qual)
 Length Service: 01
 Unit: A CO, 1ST BN, 506TH INFANTRY, 101ST ABN DIV, USARV
 
CASUALTY DATA:
 Start Tour: 12/04/1967
 Incident Date: 03/05/1968
 Casualty Date: 03/05/1968
 Age at Loss: 20
 Location: Phuoc Long Province, South Vietnam
 Remains: Body recovered
 Casualty Type: Hostile, died outright
 Casualty Reason: Ground casualty
 Casualty Detail: Gun or small arms fire
 URL: www.VirtualWall.org/dd/DemaraJJ01a.htm

 ON THE WALL: Panel 43E Line 5
 
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 Dennis Meves Keith, Specialist Four
 
3RD PLT, C CO, 5TH BN, 60TH INFANTRY, 9TH INF DIV, USARV
Army of the United States
Santa Paula, California
May 27, 1948 to February 06, 1969
DENNIS M KEITH is on the Wall at Panel W33, Line 71
 
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PERSONAL DATA:
 Home of Record Santa Paula, CA
 Date of birth: 05/27/1948
 
MILITARY DATA:
 Service: Army of the United States
 Grade at loss: E4
 Rank/Rate: Specialist Four
 ID No: 56724022
 MOS/RATING: 11B20: Infantryman
 Length Service: 00
 Unit: 3RD PLT, C CO, 5TH BN, 60TH INFANTRY, 9TH INF DIV, USARV
 
CASUALTY DATA:
 Start Tour: 09/02/1968
 Incident Date: 02/06/1969
 Casualty Date: 02/06/1969
 Age at Loss: 20
 Location: Long An Province, South Vietnam
 Remains: Body recovered
 Casualty Type: Hostile, died outright
 Casualty Reason: Ground casualty
 Casualty Detail: Other explosive device
 URL: www.VirtualWall.org/dk/KeithDM01a.htm

 ON THE WALL: Panel W33 Line 71
 
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 Max V. Vasquez, III, Private First Class
 
HHC, 1ST BN, 327TH INFANTRY, 101ST ABN DIV, USARV
Army of the United States
Santa Paula, California
March 21, 1945 to June 10, 1966
MAX V VASQUEZ III is on the Wall at Panel 8E, Line 32
 
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PERSONAL DATA:
 Home of Record Santa Paula, CA
 Date of birth: 03/21/1945
 
MILITARY DATA:
 Service: Army of the United States
 Grade at loss: E3
 Rank/Rate: Private First Class
 ID No: 56395688
 MOS/RATING: 91A1P: Medical Corpsman (Airborne Qual)
 Length Service: 00
 Unit: HHC, 1ST BN, 327TH INFANTRY, 101ST ABN DIV, USARV
 
CASUALTY DATA:
 Start Tour: 05/03/1966
 Incident Date: 06/10/1966
 Casualty Date: 06/10/1966
 Age at Loss: 21
 Location: Kontum Province, South Vietnam
 Remains: Body recovered
 Casualty Type: Hostile, died while missing
 Casualty Reason: Ground casualty
 Casualty Detail: Multiple fragmentation wounds
 URL: www.VirtualWall.org/dv/VasquezMV01a.htm

 ON THE WALL: Panel 8E Line 32
 
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 Jim Ray Cavender, Chief Warrant Officer
 
281ST AHC, 10TH CAB, 17TH CAG, 1 AVN BDE
Army of the United States
28 December 1948 - 25 September 1978
Santa Paula, CA
Panel 16W Line 027
 
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 PERSONAL DATA
 Home: Santa Paula, California
 DOB: Tuesday, 12/28/1948
 Sex: Male
 Race: Caucasian
 Married? No
 Religion: Protestant
 
MILITARY DATA
 Service: Army Of The United States
 Comp: Reserve
 Grade: W3
 Rank: Chief Warrant Officer
 ID No: 556720707
 MOS: 100B - Utility/Observation Helicopter Pilot
 LenSvc: Not recorded
 Unit: 281ST AHC, 10TH CAB, 17TH CAG, 1 AVN BDE
 
CASUALTY DATA
 Loss Date: Tuesday, 11/04/1969
 Chg STatus: Monday, 09/25/1978
MIA to Died while Missing
 Age at Loss: 20
 Remains: Body Not Recovered
 Location: Khanh Hoa, South Vietnam
 Type: Non-hostile, Died While Missing
 Reason: Air Loss, Crash - Land - Helicopter - Pilot
 Last Update: October 1979
 
ON THE WALL: Panel 16W Line 027
 
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 Lonnie Dee Foley, Staff Sergeant
 
ADV TEAM 28, HQ, MACV ADVISORS, MACV
Army of the United States
Santa Paula, California
March 13, 1933 to May 11, 1971
LONNIE D FOLEY is on the Wall at Panel W3, Line 32
 
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PERSONAL DATA:
 Home of Record Santa Paula, CA
 Date of birth: 03/13/1933
 
MILITARY DATA:
 Service: Army of the United States
 Grade at loss: E6
 Rank/Rate: Staff Sergeant
 ID No: 573409035
 MOS/RATING: 91B4H: Medical NCO (Instructor)
 Length Service: **
 Unit: ADV TEAM 28, HQ, MACV ADVISORS, MACV
 
CASUALTY DATA:
 Start Tour: 08/17/1970
 Casualty Date: 05/11/1971
 Age at Loss: 38 (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: Other explosive device
 URL: www.VirtualWall.org/df/FoleyLD01a.htm

 ON THE WALL: Panel W3 Line 32
 
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 Timothy Elton Larmon, Private First Class
 
D TRP, 1ST SQDN, 1ST CAVALRY, AMERICAL DIV, USARV
Army of the United States
Santa Paula, California
June 06, 1950 to October 21, 1969
TIMOTHY E LARMON is on the Wall at Panel W17, Line 102
 
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PERSONAL DATA:
 Home of Record Santa Paula, CA
 Date of birth: 06/06/1950
 
MILITARY DATA:
 Service: Army of the United States
 Grade at loss: E3
 Rank/Rate: Private First Class
 ID No: 554767167
 MOS/RATING: 67Y20: AH-1 Attack Helicopter Repairer
 Length Service: 00
 Unit: D TRP, 1ST SQDN, 1ST CAVALRY, AMERICAL DIV, USARV
 
CASUALTY DATA:
 Start Tour: 09/27/1969
 Incident Date: 10/21/1969
 Casualty Date: 10/21/1969
 Age at Loss: 19
 Location: Quang Tin Province, South Vietnam
 Remains: Body recovered
 Casualty Type: Non-hostile, died of other causes
 Casualty Reason: Ground casualty
 Casualty Detail: Air loss or crash over land
 URL: www.VirtualWall.org/dl/LarmonTE01a.htm

 ON THE WALL: Panel W17 Line 102
 
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 Eduardo Chavez, Private First Class
 
C CO, 1ST BN, 5TH CAVALRY, 1ST CAV DIV, USARV
Army of the United States
Santa Paula, California
March 23, 1946 to November 21, 1966
EDUARDO CHAVEZ is on the Wall at Panel 12E, Line 99
 
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PERSONAL DATA:
 Home of Record Santa Paula, CA
 Date of birth: 03/23/1946
 
MILITARY DATA:
 Service: Army of the United States
 Grade at loss: E3
 Rank/Rate: Private First Class
 ID No: 56687471
 MOS/RATING: 11B10: Infantryman
 Length Service: 00
 Unit: C CO, 1ST BN, 5TH CAVALRY, 1ST CAV DIV, USARV
 
CASUALTY DATA:
 Start Tour: 10/27/1966
 Incident Date: 11/21/1966
 Casualty Date: 11/21/1966
 Age at Loss: 20
 Location: Pleiku Province, South Vietnam
 Remains: Body recovered
 Casualty Type: Hostile, died outright
 Casualty Reason: Ground casualty
 Casualty Detail: Gun or small arms fire
 URL: www.VirtualWall.org/dc/ChavezEx01a.htm

 ON THE WALL: Panel 12E Line 99
 
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 Denny Milburn Jackson, Specialist Four
 
2ND PLT, D TRP, 17TH CAVALRY, 199TH INFANTRY BDE, USARV
Army of the United States
Santa Paula, California
February 05, 1947 to January 31, 1968
DENNY M JACKSON is on the Wall at Panel 36E, Line 17
 
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PERSONAL DATA:
 Home of Record Santa Paula, CA
 Date of birth: 02/05/1947
 
MILITARY DATA:
 Service: Army of the United States
 Grade at loss: E4
 Rank/Rate: Specialist Four
 ID No: 56702536
 MOS/RATING: 11B10: Infantryman
 Length Service: 00
 Unit: 2ND PLT, D TRP, 17TH CAVALRY, 199TH INFANTRY BDE, USARV
 
CASUALTY DATA:
 Start Tour: 07/17/1967
 Incident Date: 01/31/1968
 Casualty Date: 01/31/1968
 Age at Loss: 20
 Location: Gia Dinh Province, South Vietnam
 Remains: Body recovered
 Casualty Type: Hostile, died outright
 Casualty Reason: Ground casualty
 Casualty Detail: Multiple fragmentation wounds
 URL: www.VirtualWall.org/dj/JacksonDM02a.htm

 ON THE WALL: Panel 36E Line 17
 
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 Willard Francis Payne, Staff Sergeant
 
D CO, 39TH ENG BN, 45TH ENG GROUP, 18TH ENG BDE,
USARV ENG CMD, USARV
Army of the United States
Santa Paula, California
July 12, 1944 to August 10, 1971
WILLARD F PAYNE is on the Wall at Panel W3, Line 128
 
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PERSONAL DATA:
 Home of Record Santa Paula, CA
 Date of birth: 07/12/1944
 
MILITARY DATA:
 Service: Army of the United States
 Grade at loss: E6
 Rank/Rate: Staff Sergeant
 ID No: 564607887
 MOS/RATING: 12B40: Combat Engineer
 Length Service: **
 Unit: D CO, 39TH ENG BN, 45TH ENG GROUP, 18TH ENG BDE, USARV ENG CMD, USARV
 
CASUALTY DATA:
 Start Tour: 08/24/1970
 Incident Date: 08/08/1971
 Casualty Date: 08/10/1971
 Age at Loss: 27 (based on date declared dead)
 Location: Quang Tin Province, South Vietnam
 Remains: Body recovered
 Casualty Type: Non-hostile, died of illness or injury
 Casualty Reason: Ground casualty
 Casualty Detail: Other accident
 URL: www.VirtualWall.org/dp/PayneWF02a.htm

 ON THE WALL: Panel W3 Line 128


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