Carl Clinton Spangler

Military Data
Length Service 12
Unit D Company, 1st Engineering Battalion, 1st Infantry Division, USARV

Casualty Data
Start Tour 25 September 1965
Incident Date 22 May 1966
Casualty Date 22 May 1966
Age at Loss 30
Location Province not reported, South Vietnam
Remains Body recovered
Casualty Type Hostile, died outright
Casualty Reason Ground casualty
Casualty Detail Multiple fragmentation wounds

Vietnam Wall Panel 07E Line 104

Jimmie Thomas
we was in the same unit in Vietnam
3212 N. Bryant Ave. Oklahoma city OK 73121
A fellow hero and comrad
I was in the same company with Carl when he was killed as a result of hostile action. Farewell my friend, I will miss you. Thanks for serving. SGM Jimmie Thomas US Army Retired
Feb 10, 2010

Ron Dobbs
Served in Korea 444th AD with Carl
3401 N. Ridge Ave
Sand Springs, OK 74063 USA
My Friend in Peacetime
I served with Sgt Carl Spangler in Korea in 1963. We were with the 4th Missile Battalion, 44th Arty. I ran the Battery Supply room and Sgt. Spangler was the Motor Sgt. Good man, good soldier.
Wednesday, July 24, 2002

After years of searching I’m slowly recovering little pieces about my grandfather. I want to thank all of you for the kind words and letting me know what kind of man he was. I miss him and wish I could have known him. Thank you for helping me fill a hole where he belongs.
-Submitted by his granddaughter, Cynthia Cross

  • Rank: Staff Sergeant
  • Date of birth:
  • 18 September 1935
  • Date of death: 22 May 1966
  • County: Sullivan
  • Hometown: Bristol
  • Service Branch: Army
  • Division/Assignment: 1st Infantry Division
  • Conflict: Vietnam
  • Awards: Bronze Star, Purple Heart
  • Burial/Memorial Location: Booher's Chapel Cemetery, Scott County, Virginia
  • Location In Memorial: Pillar XXIV, Middle Panel
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