Davis, Harland Moore, Jr., Maj

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Last Rank
Major
Last Primary AFSC/MOS
1115E-Pilot
Last AFSC Group
Aircrew
Primary Unit
1972-1972, 1115E, 8th Tactical Fighter Wing - Wolf Pack
Service Years
1957 - 1972
Major

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Home State
New Jersey
New Jersey
Year of Birth
1935
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Bridgeton
Last Address
Ubon RTAFB, Thailand

Casualty Date
Jul 07, 1972
 
Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Air Loss, Crash - Sea
Location
Thailand
Conflict
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Arlington National Cemetery - Arlington, Virginia
Wall/Plot Coordinates
01W 053

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 Unit Assignments
Air Force Bases/ Installations493rd Tactical Fighter Squadron48th Tactical Fighter Wing354th Tactical Fighter Wing
355th Tactical Fighter Squadron602nd Fighter Squadron1st Air Commando Squadron363rd Tactical Reconnaissance Wing
16th Tactical Reconnaissance Squadron435th Tactical Fighter Squadron8th Tactical Fighter Wing - Wolf Pack
  1957-1957, 0006, Greenville Air Force Base
  1958-1961, 493rd Tactical Fighter Squadron
  1958-1961, 48th Tactical Fighter Wing
  1961-1962, 48th Tactical Fighter Wing
  1961-1962, 493rd Tactical Fighter Squadron
  1962-1964, 354th Tactical Fighter Wing
  1962-1964, 355th Tactical Fighter Squadron
  1965-1966, 602nd Fighter Squadron
  1965-1966, 1st Air Commando Squadron
  1969-1970, 1115E, 363rd Tactical Reconnaissance Wing
  1969-1970, 1115E, 16th Tactical Reconnaissance Squadron
  1972-1972, 1115E, 435th Tactical Fighter Squadron
  1972-1972, 1115E, 8th Tactical Fighter Wing - Wolf Pack
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1972-1972 Vietnam War
 Colleges Attended 
Lehigh University
  1953-1957, Lehigh University
 My Aircraft/Missiles
T-33 Shooting Star (T-Bird)  T-28 Trojan  F-100 Super Sabre  A-1 Skyraider (Sandy, Spad)  
F-4 Phantom  
  1957-157, T-33 Shooting Star (T-Bird)
  1957-1957, T-28 Trojan
  1957-1964, F-100 Super Sabre
  1965-1966, A-1 Skyraider (Sandy, Spad)
  1972-1972, F-4 Phantom
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
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In 1957, Major Harland Davis received his commission in the U.S. Air Force, Greenville AFB, Mississippi. (Note: Greenville was a pilot training base for single engine aircraft).

He completed one tour of duty in Vietnam in 1965, and returned for another tour on 13 June 1972.

On 7 July 1972, while returning from a night mission during a heavy rainstorm to Ubon RTAFB, Major Davis and his WSO, 1st Lt. Fred Koss, were killed when his F-4 Phantom crashed approximatley three miles from the field.
   
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