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Service Status
Not Specified
Last Rank
Airman 1st Class
Service Years
1960 - 1966
AFSC/MOS
42251-Mechanical Accessories and Equipment Repairman
Home State
Michigan


Aircrew Enlisted (Basic)



Cause
Non Hostile- Died Other Causes
Reason
Air Loss, Crash - Land
Location
Okinawa
Conflict
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
West Hesperia Cemetery - Hesperia, Michigan
Wall Coordinates
Panel 7E Line 107
May 19, 1966
Air Medal
Criteria
The Air Medal may be awarded to individuals who, while serving in any capacity with the Armed Forces, distinguish themselves by heroism, outstanding achievement, or by meritorious service while partic... More
Comments
Comments Pending
2003
Air Force Good Conduct Medal
Criteria
The Air Force Good Conduct Medal has been awarded for qualifying service from May 31, 1963 to the present.
Comments
Comments Pending
2003
Army Good Conduct Medal
Criteria
The Army Good Conduct Medal is awarded on a selective basis to enlisted members of the Army who distinguish themselves by exemplary behavior, efficiency and fidelity during a specified period of conti... More
Comments
Comments Pending
2003
Air Force Longevity Award
Criteria
It is awarded to all service members of the U.S. Air Force who complete four years of honorable active or reserve military service with any branch of the United States Armed Forces. The Air Force Long... More
Comments
Comments Pending
2003
Vietnam War
Description
Overview of the Vietnam War


Vietnam was the longest war in American history and the most unpopular American war of the 20th century. It resulted in nearly 60,000 American deaths and in an estimated
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1961 - 1973
Service to 1966
4252nd Strategic Wing
4252nd Strategic Wing
Rank
Airman 1st Class
Comments
Comments Pending
1966 - 1966
919th Air Refueling Squadron, Heavy
919th Air Refueling Squadron, Heavy
Rank
Airman 1st Class
Comments
Comments Pending
1966 - 1966
4252nd Air Refueling Squadron
4252nd Air Refueling Squadron
Rank
Airman 1st Class
Comments
Comments Pending
1966 - 1966
National Defense Service Medal (2001-Present)
Criteria
The National Defense Service Medal is awarded for honorable active service as a member of the Armed Forces during the Korean War, Vietnam War, the war against Iraq in the Persian Gulf, and for service... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1966
Vietnam Service Medal
Criteria
The Vietnam Service Medal was awarded to members of the Armed Forces of the United States who served at any time between July 4, 1965, and March 28, 1973, in Vietnam or its contiguous waters or airspa... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1966
Vietnam Gallantry Cross Unit Citation
Criteria
The Republic of Vietnam Meritorious Unit Citation (Gallantry Cross Colors) was authorized to be worn by units individually cited for service in military operations in support of the government of Sout... More
Description
Description Pending
1966
Republic of Vietnam Campaign Medal
Criteria
This medal is awarded to members of the Armed Forces of the United States who: 1. Served for 6 months in South Vietnam during the period 1 Mar 61 and 28 Mar 73; or 2. Served outside the geographical l... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1966
Service from 1960

 
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