David Michael Hopkins

b. 31 August 1950, d. 28 September 1970

Father*Melvin Oakley Hopkins b. 28 Aug 1928, d. ?
Mother*Marjorie Madeline Harper b. 15 Oct 1929, d. 2 Jan 2008
David Michael Hopkins|b. 31 Aug 1950\nd. 28 Sep 1970|p4420.htm|Melvin Oakley Hopkins|b. 28 Aug 1928\nd. ?|p4411.htm|Marjorie Madeline Harper|b. 15 Oct 1929\nd. 2 Jan 2008|p4410.htm|George M. Hopkins|b. ?\nd. ?|p4412.htm|Edna (?)|b. ?\nd. ?|p4413.htm|Thomas I. Harper|b. 20 Mar 1890\nd. 9 Dec 1965|p382.htm|Minnie B. Deem|b. 28 Jan 1887\nd. 1 Jul 1960|p358.htm|

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Birth*David Michael Hopkins was born on 31 August 1950 at WV.1 
Military*Served in the military on 28 September 1970 at E Co 501st Inf 1st Bn, Republic of Vietnam;
Vietnam War: U.S. Military Casualties, 1956-1998 about David Michael Hopkins

Name: David Michael Hopkins
Birth Date: 31 Aug 1950
Death Date: 28 Sep 1970
Gender: Male
Age: 20
Race: Caucasian
Home City: Ravenswood
Home State: West Virginia
Religion: Protestant- No Denominational Preference
Marital Status: Single (Spouse Not Listed)
SSN/Service #: 232785171
Citizen Status: U.S.
Death Date: 28 Sep 1970
Processed Date: Oct 1970
Casualty Country: Republic of Vietnam (South Vietnam)
Casualty Type: Non-Hostile - Died While Missing
Casualty Reason: Drowned/Suffocated
Casualty Air: Ground Casualty
Body Status: Body Recovered
Tour Start Date: 26
Service Branch: Department of the Army
Component: Selective Service
Rank: Corporal
Military Grade: Corporal
Pay Grade: Private First Class (U.S. Army) or Airman First Class (U.S. Air Force) or Lance Corporal (U.S. Marine Corps) or Grade/Rate Abbreviations With First Column: A,C,D,F,H,S,Or T; Second Column: A; Third And Fourth Columns: Blank (U.S. Navy, U.S. Coast Guard)
Province: Military Region 1 - Thua Thien
REGIMENT: 501st Inf
Batallion: 1st Bn
Province: 02
Decoration: Not Available
Length of Service : 00
Service Occupation: Light Weapons Infantry (ARMY)
Data Source: Combat Area Casualties Current File & Coffelt Database.1
Death*He died on 28 September 1970 at Republic of Vietnam at age 20.1 

Last Edited13 May 2009


  1. [S54] Military Record.