JACQUEZ,  JUAN L.

Name:  Juan L. Jacquez
Branch/Rank: UNITED STATES ARMY/E4
Unit: 1 BN 10 CAV RGT
Date of Birth:
Home City of Record: SANTA FE NM
Date of Loss: 11-May-69
Country of Loss: SOUTH VIETNAM
Loss Coordinates: 134805 North  1075213 East
Status (in 1973):
Category:
Aircraft/Vehicle/Ground: ground
Missions:
Other Personnel in Incident: Thomas Horio, Lenard Daugherty
Refno:

Source: Compiled by P.O.W. NETWORK from one or more of the following: raw
data from U.S. Government agency sources, correspondence with POW/MIA
families, published sources, interviews and CACCF = Combined Action
Combat Casualty File.

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