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Sgt. Robert Eugene Schmitz - Fallen

Robert Eugene Schmitz
Martin, ND
Vietnam - Fallen
Date of Loss: September 16, 1969 / Age: 25
Branch of Service: Army
Company/Division: Company D, 1/22 Infantry, 4th Infantry Division

In PLEIKU, SOUTH VIETNAM
HOSTILE, GROUND CASUALTY
GUN, SMALL ARMS FIRE

Robert Schmitz was killed by friendly fire from a supporting helicopter when he was mistaken for a hostile force at grid reference AR980692, approximately 28 kilometers southeast of Kontum airfield. 

Robert is buried at St Cecilia Cemetery, Harvey,ND.