Low, George, Maj

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Last Rank
Major
Last Primary AFSC/MOS
1585D-Navigator
Last AFSC Group
Aircrew
Primary Unit
1966-1967, 13th Bombardment Squadron, Light
Service Years
1953 - 1967
Major

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Home Country
China
China
Year of Birth
1932
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
New York
Last Address
Phan Rang AB, South Vietnam

Casualty Date
Jan 21, 1967
 
Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Air Loss, Crash - Land
Location
Quang Nam (Vietnam)
Conflict
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Cypress Hills National Cemetery - Brooklyn, New York
Wall/Plot Coordinates
14E 063

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 Unit Assignments
13th Bombardment Squadron, Light35th Tactical Fighter Wing7th Air Force
  1966-1967, 13th Bombardment Squadron, Light
  1966-1967, 35th Tactical Fighter Wing
  1966-1967, 7th Air Force
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1967-1967 Vietnam Air Offensive Campaign (1966-67)
 My Aircraft/Missiles
B-52 Stratofortress (Buff)  B-57 Canberra  
  1960-1966, B-52 Stratofortress (Buff)
  1966-1967, B-57 Canberra
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Born in Hong Kong (British Crown Colony then) and raised in New York. He had prior service in USAF in the enlisted ranks.

At one point, Major George Low served as an EWO officer on B-52s in California (March and Merced AFBs).
According to source:  He was serving with 13th TBS, 405 FW attached to 35th TFW, 7th Air Force. Da Nang / Phan Rang.

The crew consisting of Major MAJ George Grady Cooper (Pilot) and Major George Low (Navigator) were killed in action while attacking a bridge on an enemy supply route 11 miles west of Kontum. Majors Cooper and Low were on their fifth pass dropping ordinance on target when their aircraft was hit by ground fire in the port wing. Neither of the crew was observed to eject.
 
   
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