SEAGRAVES, MELVIN DOUGLAS
Name: Melvin Douglas Seagraves
Branch/Rank: United States Navy/E3
Unit:
Date of Birth: 09 April 1951
Home City of Record: LUBBOCK TX
Date of Loss: 30 April 1972
Country of Loss: North Vietnam/Over Water
Loss Coordinates: 0 0
Status (in 1973): Killed In Action/Body Not Recovered
Category: 5
Aircraft/Vehicle/Ground: LPH
Missions:
Other Personnel in Incident:
Refno: 2017
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.
REMARKS:
CACCF/SEA CASUALTY/DROWNED-SUFFOCATED
No further information available at this time.
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Library of Congress files:
CASUALTY MESSAGE REPORT - RETAIN DOCUMENTS CONCERNING THIS CASUALTY
Name: SEAGRAVES, MELVIN D.
Subjects: Missing
Reel: 243
Page: 16
Type of Document: Message
Date of Report: 72 05 06
Date of Information: 72 04 30
Document Number: 061626ZMAY72
Originator: CHNAVPERS
Category: Casualty files

LOSS COORDINATES, U.S. NAVY PERSONNEL HELD IN (BNR) REMAINS STATUS.
Name: SEAGRAVES, MELVIN D.
Subjects: OVER WATER; Killed
Comments: THIS DOCUMENT CONTAINS MANY NAMES WITH LOSS GRID COORDINATES
ASSOCIATED WITH THE LOSS OF EACH CASUALTY.
Reel: 243
Page: 41-42
Type of Document: Memorandum
Date of Report: 77 08 26
Date of Information: 00 00 00
Originator: USN
Category: Casualty files

REVIEW BOARD FINDINGS WITH A DETERMINATION OF DEATH CERTIFICATE - OFFICIAL
CHANGE OF STATUS FOR THIS CASUALTY - DEAD - LOST AT SEA.
Name: SEAGRAVES, MELVIN D.
Subjects: OVER WATER; GULF OF TONKIN; Killed
Reel: 243
Page: 25-26
Type of Document: Memorandum
Date of Report: 72 06 08
Date of Information: 72 04 30
Originator: USN
Category: Casualty files