VIETNAM - DUSART, KENNETH WALTER

Dusart, Kenneth Walter

VIETNAM - DUSART, KENNETH WALTER
DUSART, KENNETH WALTER

Rank: Sergeant

Unit: I Troop, 3rd Squadron, 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment

MOS: 11B – Infantryman

Awards: Purple Heart Medal, Army Good Conduct Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Vietnam Service Medal, Republic of Vietnam Campaign Medal

Badges: Combat Infantryman Badge

Unit awards: Presidential Unit Citation, Valorous Unit Award, Vietnamese Gallantry Cross with Palm device

Enlisted by: Selected Service

Date of birth: 22-Sep-1947

Hometown: Camillus, New York

Marital status: Never Married

Campaign: Vietnam Conflict

Entered service: 23-Jun-1967

Start of tour: 14-Dec-1967

Incident date: 19-Oct-1968

Date of casualty: 19-Oct-1968

Age at death: 21

Cause of death: Hostile, died. Unknown. Misadventure.
Kenneth Walter Dusart died from wound received while returning to friendly perimeter when mistaken for a hostile force. / (Individual transported to 93rd Evacuation Hospital, Long Binh, where he expired.)

Location of fatality: Binh Duong, South Vietnam

Place of interment: Saint Francis Xavier Cemetery, Marcellus, New York, USA

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

Vietnam Veterans Memorial panel and row: 40W 002 (view Vietnam Veterans Memorial link in a new window)

 

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