Alling, John Stephen, Jr., SP 4

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Last Rank
Specialist 4
Last Service Branch
Transportation Corps
Last Primary MOS
67N20-UH-1 Helicopter Repairer
Last MOS Group
Transportation Corps (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1968-1968, 67N20, HQ and A Company, 15th Medical Battalion, 1st Cavalry Division (Airmobile)
Service Years
1967 - 1968

Specialist 4


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Home State
New York
New York
Year of Birth
1948
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Auburn, NY
Last Address
Auburn, NY

Casualty Date
Nov 26, 1968
 
Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Air Loss, Crash - Land
Location
Tay Ninh (Vietnam)
Conflict
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
West Cemetery - Bristol, Connecticut
Wall/Plot Coordinates
38W 064

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Vietnam Veterans MemorialDustoff AssociationThe National Gold Star Family Registry
  1968, Vietnam Veterans Memorial [Verified] - Assoc. Page
  1968, Dustoff Association [Verified] - Assoc. Page
  2018, The National Gold Star Family Registry

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Aviation Badge (Basic)
Rifle

 
 Unit Assignments
15th Medical Battalion, 1st Cavalry Division (Airmobile)
  1968-1968, 67N20, HQ and A Company, 15th Medical Battalion, 1st Cavalry Division (Airmobile)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1968-1968 Vietnam War/Counteroffensive Phase VI Campaign (1968-69)
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity

SP4 Alling  was killed aboard his UH-1H (#unknown) while on a MEDEVAC mission northwest of Quan Loi. The aircraft took .50 cal fire on climb out with six wounded on board.

Those lost were:
Crew
1LT Stephen C. Beals [P]
CW2 James D. Doran [P]
SP4 John S. Alling, Jr [CE]
SP5 Johnny G. Gregg [MD]
CPL Robert E. Jones [MD]

Passengers:
PFC Roger D. Algire
SP4 William M. Ebel
PFC Bobby J. Perkins
SP4 Pietro Piconi
SP4 Curtis H. Rainer
SP4 Patrick E. Smith Jr.


 
   
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