douglas ac-47d spooky (43-49021)

DOUGLAS AC-47D SPOOKY (REGISTRATION: 43-49021)
Point Man
By Chief James Watson
Sons Of Odysseus
By Alan Ogden
DOUGLAS AC-47D SPOOKY (REGISTRATION: 43-49021)
The AC-47D gunship was called in night patrol to assist troops that were under fire 32 km east of Bien Hoa. The airplane was struck by ground fire and crashed.
  1. AIR COMMANDO 2 Smith, Fred Winston

    SURNAME Smith FORENAME Fred Winston UNIT 4 Special Operations Squadron (14 S.O. Wing) RANK Staff Sergeant NUMBER 242400843 DATE OF DEATH 1st September 1969 AGE 38 GRAVESITE Glenwood Memorial Park,Mooresville,Iredell County,North Carolina ADDITIONAL INFORMATION from...
  2. AIR COMMANDO 2 McBride, Albert Cayrl

    SURNAME McBride FORENAME Albert Cayrl UNIT 4 Special Operations Squadron (14 S.O. Wing) RANK Technical Sergeant NUMBER 559366971 DATE OF DEATH 1st September 1969 AGE 36 GRAVESITE Northview Cemetery,Cedartown,Polk County,Georgia ADDITIONAL INFORMATION from...
  3. AIR COMMANDO 2 Cavallin, Lester Melvin

    SURNAME Cavallin FORENAME Lester Melvin UNIT 4 Special Operations Squadron (14 S.O. Wing) RANK Technical Sergeant NUMBER 461525337 DATE OF DEATH 1st September 1969 AGE 33 GRAVESITE Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery,San Antonio,Texas Section W Site 1746 ADDITIONAL...
  4. AIR COMMANDO 2 Alley, Willie Warnie

    SURNAME Alley FORENAME Willie Warnie UNIT 4 Special Operations Squadron (14 S.O. Wing) RANK Technical Sergeant NUMBER 231440720 DATE OF DEATH 1st September 1969 AGE 34 GRAVESITE Fort Logan National Cemetery,Denver,Colorado Section R Site 1488 ADDITIONAL INFORMATION from...
  5. AIR COMMANDO 2 Wecker, Harry Herr

    SURNAME Wecker FORENAME Harry Herr UNIT 4 Special Operations Squadron (14 S.O. Wing) RANK Master Sergeant NUMBER 184263638 DATE OF DEATH 1st September 1969 AGE 36 GRAVESITE Mount View Cemetery,San Bernardino,San Bernardino County,California ADDITIONAL INFORMATION from...
  6. AIR COMMANDO 2 Williams, Roy Colon,Jr

    SURNAME Williams FORENAME Roy Colon,Jr UNIT 4 Special Operations Squadron (14 S.O. Wing) RANK First Lieutenant NUMBER 244708444 DATE OF DEATH 1st September 1969 AGE 26 GRAVESITE Eagle Springs Presbyterian Church Cemetery,Eagle Springs,Moore County,North Carolina ADDITIONAL...
  7. AIR COMMANDO 2 Acher, Robert Paul

    SURNAME Acher FORENAME Robert Paul UNIT 4 Special Operations Squadron (14 S.O. Wing) RANK Captain NUMBER 303444551 DATE OF DEATH 1st September 1969 AGE 27 GRAVESITE ADDITIONAL INFORMATION from Greensburg,Indiana born 1.7.1942 married pilot (AC-47D 43-49021) KIA 20 miles...
  8. AIR COMMANDO 2 Pitches, James Sutherland (Jim)

    SURNAME Pitches FORENAME James Sutherland (Jim) UNIT 4 Special Operations Squadron (14 S.O. Wing) RANK Captain NUMBER 128287327 DATE OF DEATH 1st September 1969 AGE 32 GRAVESITE Mount Hope Cemetery,Yonkers,Westchester County,New York ADDITIONAL INFORMATION from...
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