Johnson, Leland Craig, A1C

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Last Rank
Airman 1st Class
Primary Unit
1968-1969, 19th Special Operations Squadron
Service Years
1967 - 1969
Airman 1st Class

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Year of Birth
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Last Address
Tan Son Nhut AB

Casualty Date
Oct 10, 1969
Non Hostile- Died Other Causes
Air Loss, Crash - Land
Vietnam, South (Vietnam)
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Forest Hill Memorial Park - Oak Creek, Wisconsin
Wall/Plot Coordinates
17W Line 062

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Aircrew Enlisted (Basic)

 Unit Assignments
315th Special Operations Wing19th Special Operations Squadron
  1968-1969, 315th Special Operations Wing
  1968-1969, 19th Special Operations Squadron
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1968-1969 Vietnam War
 My Aircraft/Missiles
C-123 Provider  
  1968-1969, C-123 Provider
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
According to eyewitnesses on the ground that fatal day,  A1C Johnson was aboard an aircraft on take off when due to mechanical or fuel problems, the aircraft stalled at about 1500 feet. The right wing arched to the left and the plane headed nose first into the ground, killing all aboard the aircraft.


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