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690722   VMO-2     Vietnam

Incident Date 690722 VMO-2 OV-10A 155421+ Crash

[CREW]
Hamilton, Roland Charles 1stLt AO VMO-2 MAG-16 690722 (vvm 20W:034)


HAMILTON ROLAND CHARLES : 557569138 : USMCR : 1stLT : O2 : 1802 : 26 : ANAHEIM : CA : 19690722 : Hostile Crashed Land: Crew Air Observer (Tanker) : body recovered : Quang Nam : 03 : 19420909 : Cauc : Protestant/married : 20W : 034


From VMO-2 Squadron Command Chronology:

On 22 July an OV-10A crashed while on a visual reconnaissance mission. Moments later the pilot was recovered without injury. The Aerial Observer [Hamilton] did not survive.


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