Anderson, Gregory Lee, SSgt

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Last Rank
Staff Sergeant
Last Primary AFSC/MOS
23152-Still Photographic Specialist
Last AFSC Group
Photographic Services
Primary Unit
1970-1970, 23152, 463rd Tactical Airlift Wing
Service Years
1966 - 1970
Staff Sergeant

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Home State
Illinois
Illinois
Year of Birth
1947
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Wheaton, IL
Last Address
Udorn RTAFB, Thailand

Casualty Date
Jan 28, 1970
 
Cause
Hostile, Died while Missing
Reason
Air Loss, Crash - Land
Location
Vietnam, North (Vietnam)
Conflict
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Crown Hill Cemetery - Knox, Indiana
Wall/Plot Coordinates
14W 073

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 1970-1970, HH-53 Sikorsky (Super Jolly Green Giant)
From Year
1970
To Year
1970
   
Personal Memories
HH-53B serial # 66-14434, call sign "JOLLY GREEN 71"
   
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 HH-53 Sikorsky (Super Jolly Green Giant) Details
 


Aircraft/Missile Information
General characteristics

* Crew: 2 pilots, 1 or more crew chiefs
* Capacity: 37 troops (55 in alternate configuration) or 24 stretchers
* Length: 88 ft 6 in (26.97 m)
* Rotor diameter: 72 ft 2.7 in (22.01 m)
* Height: 24 ft 11 in (7.6 m)
* Empty weight: 23,628 lb (10,740 kg)
* Loaded weight: 33,500 lb (15,227 kg)
* Max takeoff weight: 42,000 lb (19,100 kg)
* Powerplant: 2� General Electric T64-GE-413 turboshafts, 3,925 shp (2,927 kW) each
* Width (overall): 28 ft 4 in (8.64 m)
* Width (fuselage): 15 ft 6 in (4.7 m)
* Rotor systems: 6 blades on main rotor

Performance

* Maximum speed: 170 knots (196 mph, 315 km/h)
* Cruise speed: 150 kt (173 mph, 278 km/h)
* Range: 540 nmi (1,000 km)
* Service ceiling 16,750 ft (5,106 m)
* Rate of climb: 2,460 ft/min (750 m/min)

Armament

* Two Door Mounted XM218 .50 BMG machine guns. Some have RMWS (Ramp Mounted Weapon System) GAU-21 .50 BMG machine gun.

   
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Last Updated: Feb 9, 2009
   
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