VIETNAM - BYRD, NOLAN DARYL

Byrd, Nolan Daryl

VIETNAM - BYRD, NOLAN DARYL
BYRD, NOLAN DARYL

Rank: Private First Class

Unit: Headquarters & Headquarters Troop, 2nd Squadron, 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment

MOS: 91A – Medical Equipment Repairer

Awards: Bronze Star Medal, Purple Heart Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Vietnam Service Medal, Republic of Vietnam Campaign Medal

Unit awards: Vietnamese Gallantry Cross with Palm device

Enlisted by: Selected Service

Date of birth: 22-Sep-1948

Hometown: Hagerstown, Maryland

Marital status: Never Married

Campaign: Vietnam Conflict

Start of tour: 23-Oct-1968

Incident date: 3-Dec-1968

Date of casualty: 3-Dec-1968

Age at death: 20

Cause of death: Hostile, Died. Artillery/Mortar/Rocket. Artillery, rocket, or mortar.
Nolan Daryl Byrd died from wounds received while at defensive position when area came under hostile mortar attack.

Location of fatality: Binh Duong, South Vietnam, XT 863 362*

Place of interment: Gettysburg National Cemetery, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, USA

View this soldier‘s Find a Grave page (opens in a new window)

Vietnam Veterans Memorial panel and row: 37W 029 (view Vietnam Veterans Memorial link in a new window)

 

The owner of this website has made a commitment to accessibility and inclusion, please report any problems that you encounter using the contact form on this website. This site uses the WP ADA Compliance Check plugin to enhance accessibility.