United States Army Medal of Honor recipientDied when: 39 years 294 days (477 months)
Star Sign: Libra
Andre Cavaro Lucas (October 2, 1930 – July 23, 1970) was killed in action while serving as the commanding officer, 2nd Battalion, 506th Infantry, 101st Airborne Division, United States Army, at Fire Support Base Ripcord in Thua Thien Province, South Vietnam.
He received the Medal of Honor posthumously for extraordinary heroism during the last 23 days of his life.
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