AIR COMMANDO 2 Orr, Emmett Somers

John Robertson

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Staff member
  • SURNAME
Orr
  • FORENAME
Emmett Somers
  • UNIT
38 Aerospace Rescue and Recovery Squadron (3 A.R.R. Group) (35 Civil Engineer Squadron,35 Tactical Fighter Wing,attached)
  • RANK
Staff Sergeant
  • NUMBER
57206319
  • DATE OF DEATH
10th October 1968
  • AGE
37
  • GRAVESITE
Springfield National Cemetery,Springfield,Greene County,Missouri Section 34 Site 961
  • ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
from Ashland,Kentucky
born 19.2.1931
husband of Patsy Orr (3 children William,John and Elizabeth)
entered service 1950 (18 years)
served in Korean War
award Air Medal
promoted Technical Sgt posthumously
aircrew
HH-43B Huskie helicopter
killed in helicopter crash (non hostile) Ninh Thuan Province,South Vietnam
Vietnam Veterans Memorial,Washington,D.C. Panel 41W Line 42
 

DATE OF DEATH:

10-Oct-1968
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