Acher, Robert Paul, II, Capt

Fallen
 
 Service Photo   Service Details
35 kb
View Time Line
Last Rank
Captain
Last Primary AFSC/MOS
1115A-Pilot
Last AFSC Group
Aircrew
Primary Unit
1969-1969, 14th Special Operations Wing
Service Years
1965 - 1969
Captain

 Last Photo   Personal Details 

24 kb

Home State
Indiana
Indiana
Year of Birth
1942
 
This Military Service Page was created/owned by A3C Michael S. Bell to remember Acher, Robert Paul, II, Capt.

If you knew or served with this Airman and have additional information or photos to support this Page, please leave a message for the Page Administrator(s) HERE.
 
Casualty Info
Home Town
Greensburg
Last Address
Nha Trang AB, South Vietnam

Casualty Date
Sep 01, 1969
 
Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Air Loss, Crash - Land
Location
Vietnam, South (Vietnam)
Conflict
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
South Park Cemetery - Greensburg, Indiana
Wall/Plot Coordinates
18W 018

 Official Badges 




 Unofficial Badges 




 Military Association Memberships
Vietnam Veterans Memorial
  1969, Vietnam Veterans Memorial [Verified] - Assoc. Page

 Photo Album   (More...


 1969-1969, AC-47 Spooky/Puff
From Year
1969
To Year
1969
   
Personal Memories
Not Specified
   
Image
 AC-47 Spooky/Puff Details
 


Aircraft/Missile Information
Specifications
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


   
Add your memories to this entry

Last Updated: Aug 17, 2010
   
My Photos From This Aircraft/Missile
No Available Photos

  114 Also There at This Aircraft:
  • Abernathy, Paul, MSgt, (1965-1989)
  • Adams, Thomas Larry, Maj, (1965-1987)
  • Adkins, Ronald, CMSgt, (1967-1994)
  • Arnold, Berle, MSgt, (1950-1970)
  • Barnhill, Ronald, Sgt, (1966-1970)
  • Bauman, Tom, SSgt, (1966-1970)
  • Besse, Michael, SSgt, (1968-1972)
  • Blackburn, John, SMSgt, (1967-1987)
  • Bolstad, Victor, SMSgt, (1965-1991)
  • Bonner, John, Lt Col, (1968-1989)
  • Brock, Walter, Sgt, (1966-1970)
  • Calloway, James, Capt, (1967-1976)
  • Carper, Ken, Capt, (1966-1981)
  • Cecere, John, CMSgt, (1966-1990)
  • Cooper, Jimmy, Sgt, (1968-1972)
  • Costello, James, Sgt, (1967-1971)
  • Cowder, Michael (Mike), CMSgt, (1961-1991)
  • Crouch, John, TSgt, (1959-1979)
  • Daniels, Kenneth, SMSgt, (1966-1992)
  • Davies, Stephen, MSgt, (1968-1992)
  • Denison, James, SSgt, (1966-1972)
  • Dunlap, Gregory, A1C, (1965-1969)
  • EMBRY, BOBBY JOE, MSgt, (1952-1975)
  • Fagerberg, Lewis, MSgt, (1966-2006)
  • Finn, Shaun, MSgt, (1957-1980)
  • Green, Clayton, Sgt, (1962-1972)
  • Grimsley, Richard, CCM, (1968-1998)
  • Harp, Donald, SMSgt, (1961-1985)
  • Hawkins, John, Maj, (1965-1985)
  • Houseworth, Pat, Sgt, (1968-1972)
  • Howard, Terry, SSgt, (1966-1970)
  • Humphreys, Edwin C., Col, (1966-1994)
  • Jenkins, Michael, Sgt, (1967-1971)
  • Johnson, David, CMSgt, (1962-1985)
  • Johnson, Gordy, Sgt, (1967-1973)
  • Kennedy, Thomas R., SSgt, (1966-1970)
  • Keyser, Wendell, A1C, (1968-1970)
  • Kranig, Bill, SSgt, (1966-1970)
  • Kulig, Ronald, MSgt, (1962-1982)
  • Kwolek, Conrad, Sgt, (1966-1972)
  • Lambdin, David, Sgt, (1966-1970)
  • Lancaster, Nathan, TSgt, (1966-1974)
  • Lorgan, Edward, 1stSgt, (1966-2004)
  • Luke, Donald, Sgt, (1967-1978)
  • Marek, Marvin, MSgt, (1952-1975)
  • Marshall, Lloyd, SSgt, (1966-1970)
  • Mayberry, Lester, Sgt, (1965-1969)
  • McCarter, Lawrence, SMSgt, (1966-1997)
  • McMackins, Dale, TSgt, (1965-1987)
  • Michaelson, Ric, Sgt, (1965-1969)
  • Miller, Louis, MSgt, (1957-1984)
  • Noblitt, Franklin, SSgt, (1966-1970)
  • Nosker, Lawrence, TSgt, (1966-1996)
  • Orlando, Marco, SSgt, (1967-1971)
  • Owen, Richard, SSgt, (1968-1972)
  • Perkins, Gary, SSgt, (1967-1971)
  • Pixley, James, SSgt, (1967-1971)
  • Polek, Michael, SMSgt, (1964-1991)
  • Powell, Daniel, SMSgt, (1967-1988)
  • Rabideau, Kenneth, SSgt, (1968-1972)
  • Ritter, Dennis, SSgt, (1965-1969)
  • Romero, Anthony, MSgt, (1961-1985)
  • Sandoval, Joe, Sgt, (1966-1969)
  • Secatch, Steve, Sgt, (1967-1971)
  • STEANS, RICHARD, A1C, (1963-1967)
Copyright Togetherweserved.com Inc 2003-2011