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520718   VMO-6 (FW)     Korea

Incident Date 520718 VMO-6 (FW) OE-1 BuNo 133791 Hit by AAA, one crewman observed bailing out

[CREW]
Factor, Kenneth Jenky 2ndLt AO VMO-6 (FW) HQCo/HQBn/1stMARDIV 520718


KENNETH JENKY FACTOR : HQ CO 1 HQ BN 1 MAR DIV : MARINES : HOSTILE, DIED (KIA) : DATE OF LOSS JULY 18, 1952 : 2LT - O1 : 053580 : MOS ----- : WEWOKA, OK : PLACE OF LOSS - UNKNOWN LOCATION : BORN DECEMBER 2, 1926 : CAUCASIAN : KOREAN WAR PROJECT KEY NO 8882 : DATE OF FINAL STATUS (JULY 18, 1952) : hit by AAA, unable to bail out


KORWALD Loss Incident Summary:
KORWALD Loss Incident Summary

Date of Loss: 520718
Tail Number: 133791
Aircraft Type: Cessna OE-1
Wing or Group: 1st MAW
Squadron: VMO-6
Circumstances of Loss: Hit by AAA, one crewman observed bailing out (L-5)



Crewmembers Associated With This Loss
Name
(Last, First Middle) Rank Service Status Comments
CAIN, John T. MSGT USMC RMC RMC, Big Switch (VMO-6)
FACTOR, Kenneth J. 2LT USMC KIA (HQ Co, HQ Bn, 1st MARDIV)



Submitted by Alan H Barbour, Historian, USMC Combat Helicopter Association

Korean War Project:
KENNETH JENKY FACTOR

HQ CO 1 HQ BN 1 MAR DIV

Marines

Hostile, Died (KIA)

Date Of Loss: July 18, 1952

2LT - O1

Service Number: 053580 MOS: -----

Home of Record: WEWOKA, OK

Place of Loss: Unknown Location

Born: December 2, 1926
Year of Birth: 1926

Caucasian

Korean War Project Key No: 8882

Date Of Final Status: (July 18, 1952)


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