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David Wayne DePriest

Specialist 4, Army

Born: February 23, 1948
Hometown: Lynchburg
Casualty Date: January 30, 1968
Died In: South Vietnam

SP4 DePriest served with the 3rd Battalion, 391th Artillery. He was scheduled to return home three weeks after the time of his death. He enlisted on February 25, 1966 and did his basic training at Fort Jackson, South Carolina. Was a graduate of E. C. Glass High School in Lynchburg, VA, where he was a member of the track team.

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