Full Name: NICK JIM GRCICH
Date of Birth: 10/2/1930
Date of Casualty: 3/20/1967
Home of Record: VALPARAISO, INDIANA
Branch of Service: ARMY
Casualty Country: SOUTH VIETNAM
Casualty Province: PR & MR UNKNOWN
Served in the United States Army as a Platoon Sergeant, His length of service was 18 years. Sergeant Grcich's tour of duty in South Vietnam began on August 7, 1965. He died on March 20, 1967 (drowned non-hostile) in South Vietnam. His body was recovered.
Sergeant Grcich's home of record was Valparaiso, Indiana. He was born October 2, 1930, age at death was 36. He was a single caucasian male. His religious affiliation was Roman Catholic.
GRCICH, NICK J
- SFC USA
- DATE OF BIRTH: 10/02/1930
- DATE OF DEATH: 03/20/1967
- BURIED AT: SECTION 53 SITE 2896
ARLINGTON NATIONAL CEMETERY
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