Adler, Henry, MSG

Fallen
 
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Last Rank
Master Sergeant
Last Service Branch
Transportation Corps
Last Primary MOS
67N40-UH-1 Helicopter Repairer Supervisor
Last MOS Group
Transportation Corps (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1967-1968, 67N40, 2nd Battalion, 20th Aerial Rocket Artillery (ARA)/C Battery
Service Years
1946 - 1968

Master Sergeant


Eight Service Stripes



Four Overseas Service Bars


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Home State
Nebraska
Nebraska
Year of Birth
1929
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Lincoln, NE
Last Address
Lincoln, NE

Casualty Date
Feb 04, 1968
 
Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Air Loss, Crash - Land
Location
Thua Thien (Vietnam)
Conflict
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Wyuka Cemetery - Lincoln, Nebraska
Wall/Plot Coordinates
37E 017

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 Military Association Memberships
Vietnam Veterans MemorialThe National Gold Star Family Registry
  2015, Vietnam Veterans Memorial [Verified] - Assoc. Page
  2018, The National Gold Star Family Registry

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 Ribbon Bar

Aviation Badge (Basic)

 
 Unit Assignments
2nd Battalion, 20th Aerial Rocket Artillery (ARA)
  1967-1968, 67N40, 2nd Battalion, 20th Aerial Rocket Artillery (ARA)/C Battery
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1950-1950 Korean War/UN Offensive (1950)
  1950-1951 Korean War/CCF Intervention (1950-51)
  1968-1968 Vietnam War/Counteroffensive Phase III Campaign (1967-68)
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
WW2, Korea and Vietnam Veteran with over 20 years of service.

Then SFC. Adler was serving as a gunner aboard UH-1C (tail number 65-09561) that was shot down by small arms fire.

Crew:
WO1  Ronald C. Fields (AC) KIA
WO1  Michael F. O' Connor (P) survived and captured by VC and POW until 1973.
Sgt.   Harold R. Reeves (CE) KIA
SFC   Henry Adler (G) KIA
 
   
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