Davis, Albert Jackson, SSgt

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Last Rank
Staff Sergeant
Primary Unit
1967-1969, 43170, 20th Special Operations Squadron - Green Hornets
Service Years
1965 - 1969
Staff Sergeant

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Home State
California
California
Year of Birth
1946
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Fallbrook, CA
Last Address
Nha Trang AB, South Vietnam

Casualty Date
Jan 17, 1969
 
Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Air Loss, Crash - Land
Location
Laos
Conflict
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Fort Rosecrans National Cemetery - San Diego, California
Wall/Plot Coordinates
34W 022

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 Military Association Memberships
Vietnam Veterans Memorial
  2012, Vietnam Veterans Memorial [Verified] - Assoc. Page


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Aircrew Enlisted (Basic)


 
 Unit Assignments
20th Special Operations Squadron - Green Hornets
  1967-1969, 43170, 20th Special Operations Squadron - Green Hornets
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1967-1969 Vietnam War
  1967-1969 Non-operation sorties/Reconnaissance missions over Laos
 My Aircraft/Missiles
HH-3/CH-3E  Jolly Green Giant  
  1967-1969, HH-3/CH-3E Jolly Green Giant
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity






Six men died when a CH-3E (tail number 62-12582) of the 20th Special Operations Squadron was lost in Northern Laos:

  • MAJ Walter W. Martin, Pilot, 20TH SOS

  • CAPT Richard A. Fleming, Co-pilot, 20TH SOS

  • SSGT Albert J. Davis, Flight Engineer, 20TH SOS

  • LTC Wayne Franklin Bolton, USAF, passenger

  • TSGT George Albert Kurtyka, USAF, passenger

  • TSGT Juan Arturo Maldonado , USAF, passenger


Two crew chiefs and one passenger survived and were transferred to Clark AFB (Philippines) for hospitalization.

   
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