RANGERS 2 Rennolet, Richard Fredrick

Tanky Challenor: SAS and the Met
By Harold Challenor MM, Alfred Draper

John Robertson

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  • SURNAME
Rennolet
  • FORENAME
Richard Fredrick
  • UNIT
Company F,51st Infantry (LRP)
  • RANK
Specialist Fourth Class
  • NUMBER
17740240​
  • DATE OF DEATH
14th April 1968
  • AGE
18
  • GRAVESITE
Riverside Memorial Park,Aberdeen,Brown County,South Dakota
  • ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
from Aberdeen,South Dakota
born 12.5.1949 Aberdeen,South Dakota
son of Robert A. Rennolet,Omaha,Nebraska (1922-2012) (served in USAAF in WW2)
son of Irene G. (nee Palmer) Rennolet,716 South State Street,Aberdeen,South Dakota
single
attended Warner Elementary School,Warner,South Dakota
attended Simmons Elementary School,Aberdeen
graduated Aberdeen Central High School 1965
attended South Dakota State University,Brookings 1965-66
entered service 13.5.1966
Fort Leonard Wood,Missouri (basic training)
Fort Ord,California (AIT)
Fort Benning,Georgia (parachute training)
173rd Airborne Brigade
51st Infantry 1967-68
award Bronze Star with V (posthumous)
injured by accidental white phosphorous grenade explosion (non hostile) Bien Hoa Province,South Vietnam
died from burns later same day at a military hospital​
Vietnam Veterans Memorial,Washington,D.C. Panel 50E Line 1
 
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