981st Sentry Dog Company

Born on August 20, 1947
Joined the Armed Forces while in SANTA ANA, CA.
He served in the Army as a 95B4D , 981 MP K9.
In 1 year of service, he attained the rank of SP4/E4.

On January 15, 1969, at the age of 21, STEVEN LEE JENKINS
perished in the service of our country in Pleiku, South Vietnam.

Official Synopsis:

Last name: JENKINS
First name: STEVEN L.
Home of Record (official): SANTA ANA
State (official): CA
Date of Birth: Wednesday, August 20, 1947
Sex: Male
Race: Caucasian
Marital Status: Married

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Branch: Army
Rank: SP4
Serial Number: 56710857
Component: Selective Service
Pay grade: E4
MOS (Military Occupational Specialty code): 95B4D

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Start of Tour: Sunday, January 28, 1968
Date of Casualty: Wednesday, January 15, 1969
Age at time of loss: 20
Casualty type: (A1) Hostile, died
Reason: Artillery, rocket, mortar (Ground casualty)
Country: South VietNam
Province: Pleiku
The Wall: Panel 34W - Row 008