Brown, Gordon Richard, Capt

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Last Rank
Captain
Last Primary AFSC/MOS
1115A-Pilot
Last AFSC Group
Aircrew
Primary Unit
1962-1963, 310th Troop Carrier Squadron
Service Years
1948 - 1963
Captain

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Home State
Louisiana
Louisiana
Year of Birth
1929
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Morgan City, Louisiana
Last Address
Tan Son Nhut AB, RVN

Casualty Date
Oct 24, 1963
 
Cause
Hostile, Died while Missing
Reason
Air Loss, Crash - Land
Location
Vietnam, South
Conflict
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Arlington National Cemetery - Arlington, Virginia
Wall/Plot Coordinates
01E 032

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 Unit Assignments
315th Troop Carrier Group310th Troop Carrier Squadron
  1962-1963, 315th Troop Carrier Group
  1962-1963, 310th Troop Carrier Squadron
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1962-1963 Vietnam Advisory Campaign (1961-65)
 Colleges Attended 
Louisiana State University at Baton Rouge
  1946-1948, Louisiana State University at Baton Rouge
 My Aircraft/Missiles
C-123 Provider  
  1962-1963, C-123 Provider
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
His C-123B (tail number 56-4385) was shot down just south of Saigon while dropping flares to illuminate the area around a village under attack by VC. He and 3 other crew members were killed. He is buried in Section 35, Site 1847 at Arlington.
   
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