Alloway, Clyde Douglas, TSgt

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Last Rank
Technical Sergeant
Last Primary AFSC/MOS
A462X0-Aerial Gunner
Last AFSC Group
Weapons and Munitions
Primary Unit
1969-1970, 14th Special Operations Wing
Service Years
1956 - 1970
Technical Sergeant

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Home State
New Hampshire
New Hampshire
Year of Birth
1937
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Portsmouth
Last Address
Da Nang AB

Casualty Date
Jun 07, 1970
 
Cause
Non Hostile- Died while Missing
Reason
Air Loss, Crash - Sea
Location
South China Sea
Conflict
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Golden Gate National Cemetery - San Bruno, California
Wall/Plot Coordinates
09W Line 022

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 Unit Assignments
18th Special Operations Squadron - Stinger14th Special Operations Wing
  1969-1970, 18th Special Operations Squadron - Stinger
  1969-1970, 14th Special Operations Wing
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1961-1973 Vietnam War
 My Aircraft/Missiles
AC-119G/K Shadow/Stinger  
  1969-1970, AC-119G/K Shadow/Stinger
 Other News, Events and Photographs
 
  Jun 07, 2014, Notes/articles/links
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
TSGT Alloway was lost on June 7, 1970, when his aircraft (an AC-119K gunship, tail number 5935) went down at sea offshore Military Region One. Nine other crewmembers bailed out safely and survived but after landing he got tangled in his parachute and drowned. His body was not recovered. He is memorialized in GGNC and on Court 7 of the Courts of the Missing at the Honolulu Memorial. 
   
Comments/Citation
Sources:
http://www.veterantributes.org/TributeDetail.php?recordID=1339

https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/131616238/clyde-douglas-alloway

https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/134669998/clyde-douglas-alloway

http://www.baaa-acro.com/crash/crash-fairchild-ac-119k-stinger-south-china-sea-1-killed

https://dpaa.secure.force.com/dpaaProfile?id=a0Jt0000000Ka1yEAC

https://www.honorstates.org/index.php?id=319972

https://www.pownetwork.org/bios/a/a360.htm

https://www.abmc.gov/node/511401
   
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