5/16/70 Fallen Brothers RVN
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5/16/70 BU2 William B. Doucet, San Anselmo, CA. BINH THUY, NAVSUPACT SAIGON

William Bradley Doucet

PERSONAL DATA:
Home of Record San Anselmo, CA
Date of birth: 08/12/1947

MILITARY DATA:
Service: United States Navy
Grade at loss: E5
Rank/Rate: Petty Officer Second Class
ID No: 550705313
MOS/RATING: BU2
Length Service: 03
Unit: DET BINH THUY, NAVSUPACT SAIGON, USNAVFORV
CASUALTY DATA:
Start Tour: Not Recorded
Incident Date: 05/16/1970
Casualty Date: 05/16/1970
Age at Loss: 22
Location: Vinh Binh Province, South Vietnam
Remains: Body recovered
Casualty Type: Non-hostile, died of other causes
Casualty Reason: Ground casualty (or inland waterway)
Casualty Detail: Accidental homicide
http://www.virtualwall.org/%5C///////dd/DoucetWB01a.htm
ON THE WALL: Panel W10 Line 50

http://www.vvmf.org/Wall-of-Faces/13768/WILLIAM-B-DOUCET

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William is buried at:
Golden Gate National Cememetery
San Bruno, San Mateo County, California 94066
Plot: Section 2E Site 4769
http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GSln=Doucet&GSiman=1&GScid=7990&GRid=3569432&

BU2 William B. Doucet was a U.S. Navy Seabee serving with Detachment Binh Thuy, Naval Support Activity Saigon, U.S. Naval Forces, Vietnam. On May 16, 1970, BU2 Doucet was fatally injured after he was accidentally shot as a friend was ejecting shells from a rifle. The two were traveling in the rear of a truck enroute to Nha Be after Doucet’s unit had constructed bunkers and gun towers southwest of Saigon, RVN. [Taken from coffeltdatabase.org and “William B. Doucet Dies In Vietnam.” Daily Independent Journal (Marin County, CA), May 21, 1970



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