Leslie Howard Cantrell

Military Data
MOS 11B40 – Infantryman
LenSvc Between 10 and 11 years
Unit B Company, 1st Battalion, 5th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Cavalry Division

Casualty Data
Start Tour Not recorded
Cas Date Wednesday, 9 February 1966
Age at Loss 36
Remains Body Recovered
Location Province not reported, South Vietnam
Type Hostile, Died
Reason Gun, Small Arms Fire – Ground Casualty
Last Update February 1967

Vietnam Wall Panel 05E Line 019
Buried Crestlawn Cemetery, Polk County, Tennessee


Photo received from Chuck Garland

  • Rank: Corporal
  • Date of birth:
  • 7 May 1929
  • Date of death: 9 February 1966
  • County: Polk
  • Hometown: Copper Hill
  • Service Branch: Army
  • Division/Assignment: 5th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Cavalry Division
  • Conflict: Vietnam
  • Awards: Purple Heart
  • Burial/Memorial Location: Crestlawn Cemetery, Polk County, TN
  • Location In Memorial: Pillar XXIV, Top Panel
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