Hearne, Maury William, CW2

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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
1968-1969, 17th Aviation Group/HHC
Service Years
1967 - 1969

Warrant Officer (pre-2004)

Chief Warrant Officer 2


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Home State
California
California
Year of Birth
1947
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Norwalk, CA
Last Address
Norwalk, CA

Casualty Date
Oct 30, 1969
 
Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Air Loss, Crash - Land
Location
Quang Duc (Vietnam)
Conflict
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Rose Hills Cemetery - Whittier, California
Wall/Plot Coordinates
16W 005

 Official Badges 

1st Aviation Brigade


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

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 Ribbon Bar

Aviator Badge (Basic)

 
 Unit Assignments
48th Aviation Company17th Aviation Group
  1968-1969, 100B, 48th Aviation Company
  1968-1969, 17th Aviation Group/HHC
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity

CW2 Maury Hearne and his 3 crewmen of his UH-1B (#63-08587) were killed when the helicopter was hit by enemy fire during the Battle of LZ Kate.



   
Comments/Citation
Links:

http://www.bravecannons.org/stories/battle_lz_kate.html (Battle of LZ Kate)
http://www.vhpa.org/KIA/K10883.HTM
http://www.vhpa.org/KIA/incident/69103099KIA.HTM (Crew List and circumstances of loss)
   
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