Hebron, Charles Edward, Sgt

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Last Rank
Last Primary AFSC/MOS
81150-Security Policeman
Last AFSC Group
Security Police
Primary Unit
1967-1968, 81150, 377th Combat Support Group - Quick Turners
Service Years
1965 - 1968

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Casualty Info
Home Town
Bryan, TX
Last Address
Tan Son Nhut AB

Casualty Date
Jan 31, 1968
Hostile, Died
Artillery, Rocket, Mortar
Gia Dinh
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Mount Calvary Cemetery - Bryan, Texas
Wall/Plot Coordinates
36E 013

 Official Badges 

Air Force Security Police

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 Military Association Memberships
Vietnam Veterans Memorial
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 Unit Assignments
377th Security Police Squadron377th Combat Support Group - Quick Turners
  1967-1968, 377th Security Police Squadron
  1967-1968, 81150, 377th Combat Support Group - Quick Turners
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1967-1968 Vietnam War/Vietnam Air Offensive, Phase II Campaign (1967-68)
  1968-1968 Vietnam War/Vietnam Air/Ground Campaign (1968)
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Sgt. Charles E. Hebron served in Echo Sector, 377th Security Police Squadron, 377th Combat Support Group, 7th Air Force. His tour began on 21 March 1967.

On the night of 31 January 1968, he was one of five men who manned the O-51 Bunker at Tan Son Nhut AB during the attack by NVA forces They were directly attacked by bangalore type charges and RPG rockets. The bunker was ultimately overwhelmed by enemy forces. Fourteen Security Police were killed during the attack on the base.

Echo Sector:
Sgt. William J. Cyr (KIA)
Sgt Louis H. Fischer (KIA)
Sgt Charles E.Hebron (KIA)
Sgt Roger B. Mills (KIA)
Sgt. Alonzo J.Coggins (survived)

He was posthumously awarded the Silver Star.


http://tsna.org/photo/jan2011/index.html http://vetstribute.com/ultimatesacrice_2/

http://www.vspa.com/tsn-o51-bunker-tet-coggins-to-the-last-man-1968.htm (this is a direct link to the detailed description and photos of the actions on the from the vspa site) http://www.springfield50.org/webster_cyr.htm

html http://webpages.charter.net/cepenley/stories/27Feet.html 
http://www.vspa.com/bt-summerfield-1968-p13-charles-hebron.htm (photos)
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