A Troop 4/12th Cav

Heinz Hegel was in the 1st Platoon 1970-1971

Heinz Rudolf Hegel was born September 29, 1951 in Germany, a son of Hermann and Helga Neuschild Hegel. The family immigrated to the United States in 1952 and settled in the Denver area.

After returning from serving in Vietnam, Heinz worked in construction in Englewood, CO. He was tragically killed in a restaurant shooting in Englewood on June 28, 1975.

He was cremated then interred in Fairmount Cemetery. Survivors included his parents, and brothers, Karl and Bernd.

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