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Name: Timothy Charles Hannigan
Panel/Line: 49W/23
Force: Army
Company: C
Rank: Sergeant / Specialist Five
Pay Grade: E4 Posthumous Promotion
CAACF: 51774461
Home of Record: Lockport, NY
Birth Date: December 19, 1946
Race: Caucasian
Gender: M
Religion: Roman Catholic
Married: N
Death Date: August 7, 1968
Cause of Death: ground casualty multiple fragmentation wounds hostile;
Died in Kien Hoa at age 21
The body was recovered.
Timothy Charles Hannigan

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Comment[Terry Hannigan]
I am Tim's youngest sibling and was 7 years old in August of 1968. I just recently discovered this site and the site with the history of 6th of the 31st. I would love to learn more about Tim's experiences in the service and his buddies' memories of him. I live in Albany, NY, and I can be reached at



I wish I could provide some information about Tim's friends and experiences but I did not know him very well. I am writing you because I was next to him when we were ambushed and he was hit and killed. I was also one of several men that recovered Tim and since we were both Roman Catholic I said prayers over him.  I am sorry for your loss and wish that there was more I could provide.

Dan Mendlik