Chase, Oliver C., Jr., Capt

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Last Rank
Captain
Last Primary AFSC/MOS
1021A-Pilot
Last AFSC Group
Aircrew
Primary Unit
1965-1965, 6251st Tactical Fighter Wing
Service Years
1953 - 1965
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Home State
New York
New York
Year of Birth
1932
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Peekskill
Last Address
Bien Hoa AB, South Vietnam

Casualty Date
Jul 22, 1965
 
Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Air Loss, Crash - Land
Location
Binh Dinh (Vietnam)
Conflict
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Custer National Cemetery - Crow Agency, Montana
Wall/Plot Coordinates
02E 042

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 Unit Assignments
Air Force Bases/ Installations1st Air Commando SquadronUS Air Force
  1964-1965, Hurlburt Air Force Base
  1965-1965, 1st Air Commando Squadron
  1965-1965, 6251st Tactical Fighter Wing
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Captain Oliver C. Chase, Jr., U.S. Air Force

Captain Chase was assigned to the 1st Air Commando Squadron, 6251st Tactical Fighter Wing, 13th Air Force out of Bien Hoa AB, RVN.   He was the a pilot of an A-1E (#52-131414) that was shot down and crashed at Binh Dinh village, South Viet Nam while making bombing and strafing runs.  His body was recovered by a helicopter.


   
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