Abbott, Robert William, Maj

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Last Rank
Primary Unit
1965-1965, 6250th Combat Support Group
Service Years
1943 - 1965

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Home State
New York
New York
Year of Birth
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Delmar, NY
Last Address
Tan Son Nhut, AB

Casualty Date
Dec 17, 1965
Hostile, Died while Missing
Air Loss, Crash - Land
Ninh Thuan (Vietnam)
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Arlington National Cemetery - Arlington, Virginia
Wall/Plot Coordinates
04E 019

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 1965-1065, AC-47 Spooky/Puff
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 AC-47 Spooky/Puff Details

Aircraft/Missile Information
First flight Dec. 23, 1941
Model Number C-47/R4D
Wingspan 95 feet 6 inches
Wingarea: 987 Sq Ft
Length 63 feet 9 inches
Height 17 feet
Service ceiling 24,000 feet
Normal range 1,600 miles
Maximum range 3,800 miles
Empty Weight: 16,970 lbs
Fully Loaded Weight: 33,000 lbs
Cruise speed 160 mph
Power plant Two 1,200 horsepower Pratt & Whitney R-1830 radial engines
Accommodation Three crew and 6,000 pounds of cargo, or 28 airborne troops, or 14 stretcher patients and three attendants

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Last Updated: Jun 28, 2010
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