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Brothers (& Sisters) Killed in Action in USMC Helicopters or while assigned to USMC Helicopter or Tiltrotor Squadrons in Vietnam



680824   HMM-265     Vietnam

Incident Date 680824 HMM-265 CH-46A 152502+ Hostile Fire, Crash

[CREW]
Alberici, Michael LCpl Crew HMM-265 MAG-36 680824 (vvm 47W:059)
Himler, Robert John Capt Pilot HMM-265 MAG-36 680824 (vvm 46W:003)
Lammers, Donald Gary 1stLt Co-Pilot HMM-265 MAG-36 680824 (vvm 46W:005)


ALBERICI MICHAEL : 2187264 : USMC : LCPL : E3 : 6221 : 21 : FLORAL PARK : NY : 19680824 : hostile, crash, land : Crew : body recovered : Quang Nam (Da Nang) : 02 : 19470303 : Cauc : Roman Catholic/single : 47W : 059

HIMLER ROBERT JOHN : 093940 : USMCR : CAPT : O3 : 7562 (H-46) :25 : WILLISTON : ND : 19680824 : hostile, crash, land : AircraftCommander : body recovered : Quang Nam (Da Nang) :02 : 19421021 : Cauc : Protestant/married : 46W : 003

LAMMERS DONALD GARY : 01005 : USMCR : 1stLT : O2 : 7562 (H-46) : 24 : FOREST CITY : IA : 19680824 : hostile, crash, land : Crew : body recovered : Quang Nam (Da Nang) :02 : 19440329 : Cauc : Protestant/married : 46W : 005


MAG-16 Command Chronology - Sept 1968:
1stLt R F Himler 093940/7562 HMM-265 Pilot
1stLt D G Lammers 0100395/7562 HMM-265 Copilot
LCpl M Alberici 2187264/6221 HMM-265 Gunner

HOSTILE 24 August 1968. 13 miles south of Danang, Quang Nam, RVN. CH-46A aircraft received fire, crashed and burned attempting to lift out of zone on resupply mission. Pilot, Copilot and gunner were all killed.


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