Steve Julius Dockery

 

ALPHA CO, 2ND BN, 22ND INFANTRY, 25TH INF DIV, USARV

 

 

Steve Julius Dockery 
4/18/1948 9/19/1968 

Ironsburg Cem

Son of Mr. and Mrs. Dillard Dockery of Coker Creek
He entered service Feb. 20 of this year and had only been in Vietnam only 8 weeks
He was a machine gunner on an armored personnel carrier. 

A graduate of Coker Creek Elementary School, he attended Tellico Plains High School one year. He worked as a carpenter before entering the service.
He was an ardent out-doorsman and loved to fish and hunt. He love to watch and play football. He was a member of the Ironsburg Meth. Church where funeral services will be held.
Gr.parents: Mr. & Mrs. Bill Dockery of Englewood and George Brannon of Coker Creek.

 

 

Steve Julius Dockery
Private First Class

PERSONAL DATA
 Home of Record: Tellico Plains, TN
 Date of birth: 04/18/1948
 
MILITARY DATA
 Service: Army of the United States
 Grade at loss: E3
 Rank: Private First Class
 ID No: 53757647
 MOS: 11B10: Infantryman
 Length Service: 00
 Unit: A CO, 2ND BN, 22ND INFANTRY, 25TH INF DIV, USARV
 
CASUALTY DATA
 Start Tour: 07/23/1968
 Incident Date: 09/19/1968
 Casualty Date: 09/19/1968
 Age at Loss: 20
 Location: Tay Ninh Province, South Vietnam
 Remains: Body recovered
 Casualty Type: Hostile, died outright
 Casualty Reason: Ground casualty
 Casualty Detail: Gun or small arms fire
 

 

Researcher and Designer

Joy Locke & Joe Irons