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SP4 Edward Gero died of pneumonia on February 22, 1968 at the 106th General Hospital in Japan, where he had been receiving treatment for burns over 60% of his body.  The incident that caused the burns occurred on February 16, 1968 in the Republic of Vietnam.  SP4 Gero was refueling a truck, when the fuel exploded.  The incident was not the result of hostile action.

SP4 Gero was assigned to Company C, 2nd Battalion, 34th Armor, 25th Infantry Division.

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