Plumb, Jack Clare, Maj

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Last Rank
Last Primary AFSC/MOS
1444-Forward Air Controller
Last AFSC Group
Air Operations
Primary Unit
1968-1968, 20th Tactical Air Support Squadron
Service Years
1954 - 1968

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Year of Birth
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Mc Keesport
Last Address
DaNang AB

Casualty Date
Sep 02, 1968
Non Hostile- Died Other Causes
Air Loss, Crash - Land
Quang Ngai (Vietnam)
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Greenwood Memorial Park and Mausoleum - Ft Worth, Texas
Wall/Plot Coordinates
45W 028

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

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Aviator (Basic)

 Unit Assignments
504th  Tactical Air Support Group20th Tactical Air Support Squadron
  1968-1968, 504th Tactical Air Support Group
  1968-1968, 20th Tactical Air Support Squadron
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1968-1968 Vietnam War
 My Aircraft/Missiles
O-2 Skymaster  
  1968-1968, O-2 Skymaster
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
"Major Jack Clare Plumb was from McKeesport, Pennsylvania and born on 15 October 1931. He was 36 and married when he died. Major Plumb was a Helix Forward Air Controller and assigned to the 20th Tactical Air Support Squadron at Da Nang. He was flying O-2A S/N 67-21315 on a FAC mission when he suffered engine failure and was killed in the crash in Ouang Ngai Province South Vietnam. Major Plumb was supporting the Americal Division. He had 14 years of service and served 193 days in combat. Major Plumb's body was recovered..."

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Tour Start: 1968-02-22
Air Group: 504th TSG
Major Com: 7th AF
Squadron: 20th TASS
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