ROBERT WILSON HILL

Company A 1/22 Infantry

4th Infantry Division

KIA 03/14/1967

 

 

Army - SGT - E5

Age: 28
Race: Negro
Sex: Male
Date of Birth Jun 3, 1938
From: CHICAGO, IL
Religion: ROMAN CATHOLIC
Marital Status: Single

SGT - E5 - Army - Regular
4th Infantry Division
MOS: 11B40: Infantryman
Length of service 4 years
His tour began on Dec 11, 1966
Casualty was on Mar 14, 1967
In KONTUM, SOUTH VIETNAM
HOSTILE, GROUND CASUALTY
MULTIPLE FRAGMENTATION WOUNDS
Body was recovered

Panel 16E - Line 78

 

Sergeant Robert Hill was killed in a battle with NVA forces during Operation Sam Houston,
at grid reference YA600587, approximately 26 kilometers west of Plei Djereng airfield.

 

 

SGT Robert W. Hill's decorations

 

 

 

Robert W. Hill is buried with his mother Viola.

Burial:
Queen of Heaven Catholic Cemetery
Hillside
Cook County
Illinois
Plot: Holy Name, Bldg. QAS Chapel, Tier 5R,Crypt 1556

 

Memorial marker for Robert W. Hill and his mother Viola W. Hill

Photo by Judy from the Find A Grave website

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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