Mullett, Arlie D., 1st Lt

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Last Rank
First Lieutenant
Last Primary AFSC/MOS
AAF MOS 1055-Pilot, Single-Engine Fighter
Last AFSC Group
Pilot (Officer)
Primary Unit
1950-1950, 8th Fighter-Bomber Group
Service Years
1949 - 1950
Officer Collar Insignia
First Lieutenant

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Home State
Ohio
Ohio
Year of Birth
1928
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Blissfield
Last Address
Tsuiki Air Base, Japan

Casualty Date
Aug 24, 1950
 
Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Air Loss, Crash - Land
Location
Korea, South
Conflict
Korean War
Location of Interment
Blissfield Cemetery - Blissfield, Ohio
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Location of remains unknown

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 Military Association Memberships
Korean War Fallen
  2014, Korean War Fallen


 Ribbon Bar


Aviator (Basic)


 
 Unit Assignments/ Advancement Schools
35th Fighter-Bomber Squadron8th Fighter-Bomber Group
  1950-1950, 35th Fighter-Bomber Squadron
  1950-1950, 8th Fighter-Bomber Group
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1950-1953 Korean War
 My Aircraft/Missiles
P-51/F-51 Mustang  
  1950-1950, P-51/F-51 Mustang
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Arlie D. Mullet
  First Lieutenant Mullet was the pilot of a F-51D Mustang night fighter with the 35th Fighter Bomber


Squadron, 8th Fighter Bomber Group. On August 24, 1950, while on a combat mission, he crash

landed at Taegu Airfield (K-2).  First Lieutenant Mullet was awarded the Purple Heart, the Korean

Service Medal, the United Nations Service Medal, the National Defense Service Medal, the

Korean Presidential Unit Citation and the Republic of Korea War Service Medal.

http://www.abmc.gov/search-korean-war-veterans-memorial-honor-roll/detail/Korea_22912#.U_Z3UmOiVVU


 

Date: 24-AUG-1950
Time:  
Type: Silhouette image of generic P51 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
North American F-51D Mustang
Owner/operator: USAF
Registration: 44-74476
C/n / msn:  
Fatalities: Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities: 0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location: -
Phase:  
Nature: Military
Departure airport:  
Destination airport:  

Narrative:
Attached to 8th Ftr-Bmbr Gp. Crash landed at Taegu.

Sources:
http://www.dtic.mil/dpmo/korea/reports/air/

http://aviation-safety.net/wikibase/wiki.php?id=83803

 

   
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