Wanner, Carl Joseph, SSgt

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Last Rank
Staff Sergeant
Last Primary AFSC/MOS
11470-Load Master Supervisor
Last AFSC Group
Air Operations
Primary Unit
1969-1969, 11470, 315th Special Operations Wing
Service Years
1957 - 1969
Staff Sergeant

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Home State
Pennsylvania
Pennsylvania
Year of Birth
1939
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Last Address
Phan Rang AB, RVN

Casualty Date
May 18, 1969
 
Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Air Loss, Crash - Land
Location
Bien Hoa
Conflict
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Holy Cross Cemetery - Yeadon, Pennsylvania
Wall/Plot Coordinates
24W 051

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 Unit Assignments
310th Special Operations Squadron315th Special Operations Wing
  1969-1969, 11470, 310th Special Operations Squadron
  1969-1969, 11470, 315th Special Operations Wing
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1969-1969 Vietnam War
 My Aircraft/Missiles
C-123 Provider  
  1965-1969, C-123 Provider
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
He was a loadmaster in the 310th SOS, 315th SOW out of Phan Rang Air Base, Bien Hoa Province, RVN.
He flew aboard a C-123 Provider aircraft (#54-0639).  He and his crew were "On an airlift sortie, the Provider had its port engine damaged by 12.7 mm ground fire near Tanh Linh and tried to make an emergency landing at Bien Hoa, but crashed six miles north of the airfield."
 
 
   
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