Allred, James Herbert, MAJ

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Last Rank
Last Service Branch
Last Primary MOS
1981-Rotary Wing Aviation Unit Commander
Last MOS Group
Aviation (Officer)
Primary Unit
1963-1963, 1981, 145th Aviation Battalion/HHC
Service Years
1943 - 1963



Three Overseas Service Bars

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Year of Birth
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Twin Falls, ID
Last Address
Twin Falls, ID

Casualty Date
Dec 14, 1963
Non Hostile- Died while Missing
Air Loss, Crash - Sea
Vietnam, South (Vietnam)
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Sunset Memorial Park - Twin Falls, Idaho
Wall/Plot Coordinates
01E 038

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Aviator Badge (Basic)

 Unit Assignments
117th Aviation Company (AHC)145th Aviation Battalion
  1963-1963, 1981, 117th Aviation Company (AHC)
  1963-1963, 1981, 145th Aviation Battalion/HHC
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1963-1963 Vietnam War/Advisory Campaign (1962-65)
 Colleges Attended 
Utah State University
  1947-1950, Utah State University
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Major Allred had served in the Navy during WWII. He then served in the Reserves.  He was called up during the Korean War.  
At the time of his loss, Captain James Allred was the pilot of a UH-1B (#62-04569) that was lost during a night Medivac mission of ARVN troops, off the coast of DaNang. 

Crew Members:
Major James H. Allred, P
1st Lt. J.M Busch, CP (sole survivor of the crash)
PFC Terrance L. Lovenguth, G
PFC Jean C. Esnault, TE
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