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First Name: Alvin

Last Name: Bozarth

Birthplace: USA

Gender: Male

Branch: Army (1784 - present)

Middle Name: Ray

Date of Birth: 23 August 1946

Date of Death: 13 August 1967

Rank: Staff Sergeant

Years Served:
Alvin Ray Bozarth

•  Vietnam War (1960 - 1973)


Alvin Ray Bozarth

Staff Sergeant, U.S. Army

Alvin Ray Bozarth was born on 23 August 1946.

On 13 August 1967, Staff Sergeant Alvin Ray Bozarth was serving in E Company, 4th Battalion, 12th Infantry, 199th Infantry Brigade in Binh Duong Province, South Vietnam.

On that day, Staff Sergeant Bozarth was killed in action when the helicopter in which he was riding crashed. His body was recovered.

Badge and Medals

Combat Infantryman Badge
Silver Star Medal
Purple Heart
Army Good Conduct Medal
National Defense Service Medal
Vietnam Service Medal
Vietnam Campaign Medal


The name Alvin R Bozarth is located on Panel 24E Line 106 of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall.


Staff Sergeant Alvin Ray Bozarth is buried at Greenlawn Memorial Park in Bakersfield, Kern County, CA.


Honoree ID: 3488   Created by: MHOH




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