Emch, James Kenneth, CW2

Fallen
 
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Last Rank
Chief Warrant Officer 2
Last Service Branch
Warrant Officer (pre-2004)
Last Primary MOS
100B-Utility/Observation Helicopter Pilot
Last MOS Group
Aviation (Officer)
Primary Unit
1969-1970, 100B, 214th Aviation Battalion
Service Years
1968 - 1970

Warrant Officer (pre-2004)

Chief Warrant Officer 2



One Overseas Service Bar


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Home State
Washington
Washington
Year of Birth
1950
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Spokane
Last Address
Spokane

Casualty Date
Jul 29, 1970
 
Cause
Non Hostile- Died Other Causes
Reason
Air Loss, Crash - Land
Location
Dinh Tuong
Conflict
Not Specified
Location of Interment
Not Specified
Wall/Plot Coordinates
08W 065

 Official Badges 

1st Aviation Brigade


 Unofficial Badges 

Cold War Medal Cold War Veteran


 Military Association Memberships
Vietnam Veterans Memorial
  2013, Vietnam Veterans Memorial [Verified] - Assoc. Page

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 Ribbon Bar

Aviator Badge (Basic)

Rifle

 
 Unit Assignments
1st Aviation Brigade214th Aviation Battalion
  1969-1970, 1st Aviation Brigade/175th Assault Helicopter Company
  1969-1970, 100B, 214th Aviation Battalion
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1969-1969 Vietnam War/Summer-Fall 1969 Campaign
  1969-1970 Vietnam War/Winter-Spring 1970 Campaign
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
CW2 Emch was killed in the crash of his UH-1D () near Ben Tre, RVN during a standardization check ride. Crash was due to engine failure. The other pilot, WO1 J.N. Miller survived.

He had enlisted in 1968. He graduated with Flight class: 69-17.

He was interred in Moran Cemetery, Spokane, Spokane County, Washington.
   
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