5/14/69 Fallen Brother RVN
IP: 24.59.220.28

5/14/69 CECN Michael W. Rector, Henryville, IN. DET CHU LAI, NAVSUPACT DANANG, USNAVFORV

Michael William Rector

PERSONAL DATA:
Home of Record Henryville, IN
Date of birth: 06/21/1948

MILITARY DATA:
Service: United States Navy
Grade at loss: E3
Rank/Rate: Constructionman
ID No: B211918
MOS/RATING: CECN
Length Service: 01
Unit: DET CHU LAI, NAVSUPACT DANANG, USNAVFORV
CASUALTY DATA:
Start Tour: Not Recorded
Incident Date: 05/14/1969
Casualty Date: 05/14/1969
Age at Loss: 20
Location: Quang Tin Province, South Vietnam
Remains: Body recovered
Casualty Type: Non-hostile, died of other causes
Casualty Reason: Ground casualty (or inland waterway)
Casualty Detail: Other accident

http://www.virtualwall.org/dr/RectorMW01a.htm
ON THE WALL: Panel W24 Line 11

http://www.vvmf.org/Wall-of-Faces/42628/MICHAEL-W-RECTOR

http://www.seabee-rvn.com/GoneBut-Not-Forgotten/Michael-Rector14May69NSA-Da/21488566_fvGsqg#!i=3800723687&k=5258gC3

Michael is buried at:
Mt Zion Cemetery
Heneryville Blueneck Rd.
Henryville, Clark County,IN. 47126

http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GSln=rector&GSiman=1&GScid=86070&GRid=43186243&

Published in The Evening News 5/26/1969

Rites for a Sailor Electrocuted in S. Vietnam Set

Funeral services for William Michael Rector, a 20 year old Henryville native, who was fatally shocked in Chu Lai, South Vietnam May 14. He was a 1967 graduate of Henryville High School and the son of Mr. & Mrs. Harry Palmer of Henryville.

He was Navy Seabee construction electrician and was killed when he was accidentally electrocuted while working on a Navy project. Besides his parents he is survived by a brother Jerry Rector of Florida.


http://www.seabee-rvn.com/GoneBut-Not-Forgotten/Michael-Rector14May69NSA-Da/21488566_fvGsqg#!i=3800723687&k=5258gC3

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