THE SPRINGFIELD 50 PROJECT
Robert Nazaire Tetreault
High School Diploma: Unknown Selective Service Data: SSS Local Board Number: SSS Local Board Location: SSS Registration Date: SSS Registrant Description: Military Service Record: Entry Date: 4/29/46 Entry Mode: Enlistment Entry Location: Sheppard Field, TX Home Of Record: Springfield, MA Military Branch: Army Military Component: Regular Rank: Staff Sergeant Rank Abbrev: SSG Pay Grade: E6 MOS: 11B40 MOS Title: Infantryman MOS Background: Established May 65. MOS still in use Aug 00. 4th char of 4 = E7 skill level. 5th char of O = no extra qualification or SQL. Awards Received: Bronze Star Medal with "V" device; Purple Heart Medal; Good Conduct Medal with two loop, Bronze Clasp; World War II Victory Medal; Army of Occupation Medal (Germany); Army of Occupation Medal (Japan); National Defense Service Medal with one Bronze Oak Leaf Cluster; Korean Service Medal; United Nations Service Medal Badges Earned: Combat Infantryman Badge; Expert Badge with Rifle Bar; Driver Badge Length Of Service: 20 years
Southeast Asia Tour Data: Date Tour Commenced: 9/11/65 Major Command: 1st Infantry Division Sub Command 1: 4th Cavalry Sub Command 2: 1st Squadron Sub Command 3: Troop C
Army Campaign Number: 2nd Army Campaign Name: Defense
Casualty Data: Casualty Date: 7/9/66 Casualty Time: 1300 Casualty Age: 37 Casualty Data 1: Hostile Casualty Data 2: Ground Casualty Casualty Data 3: Multiple Fragmentation Wounds Casualty Province: Unknown Province Casualty Country: South Vietnam Casualty Grid Coordinates: XT 685 745 Located In Or Near: near Quan Loi Body: Recovered Burial/Memorial: Burial Location: St. Michael's Cemetery, Springfield, MA Burial Plot Location: St. Leo 1865 Burial Date: 7/19/66
Consigned Funeral Home: St. Pierre Funeral Home, Springfield, MA Escort Name: SSG Jesse C. Johnson, USA Springfield 50 Casualty Order: 5th Vietnam Veterans Memorial Panel Number: 09E Line Number: 13
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