RICHARD A WOOD

RICHARD A WOOD - SP4

  • HOMETOWN:
  • dumont
  • COUNTY:
  • Bergen
  • DATE OF BIRTH:
  • August 30, 1945
  • DATE OF CASUALTY:
  • February 04, 1967
  • BRANCH OF SERVICE:
  • Army
  • RANK:
  • SP4
  • STATUS:
  • KIA
  • COUNTRY:
  • South Vietnam

Biography


Richard A. Wood was born on August 30, 1945.  His home of record is Dumont, NJ.  He worked in a bank.

He was drafted into the US Army in 1965, and attained the rank of Specialist 4 (SP4).  Wood was sent to Vietnam in 1966.

Wood was killed in action on February 4, 1967, by enemy fire while on patrol along the South Vietnamese-Cambodian border.

Wood was survived by his mother, Mrs. Evelyn Hamilton.

Sources: Newspaper clippings and NJVVMF.

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