King, Robert Henry, 1LT

Fallen
 
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Last Rank
First Lieutenant
Last Service Branch
Aviation
Last Primary MOS
1981-Rotary Wing Aviation Unit Commander
Last MOS Group
Aviation (Officer)
Primary Unit
1967-1968, 117th Assault Helicopter Company
Service Years
1967 - 1968

Aviation

First Lieutenant



One Overseas Service Bar


 Last Photo   Personal Details 


Home State
Alabama
Alabama
Year of Birth
1944
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Tuscumbia
Last Address
Tuscumbia

Casualty Date
Jan 25, 1968
 
Cause
Hostile, Died while Missing
Reason
Air Loss, Crash - Land
Location
Hau Nghia (Vietnam)
Conflict
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Tri-Cities Memorial Gardens - Florence, Alabama
Wall/Plot Coordinates
35E 033

 Official Badges 

1st Aviation Brigade


 Unofficial Badges 

Cold War Veteran


 Military Association Memberships
Vietnam Veterans Memorial
  2015, Vietnam Veterans Memorial [Verified] - Assoc. Page

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 Ribbon Bar

Aviator Badge (Basic)
Rifle

 
 Unit Assignments
117th Assault Helicopter Company
  1967-1968, 117th Assault Helicopter Company
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1968-1968 Vietnam War/Tet Counteroffensive Campaign (1968)
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
1st Lt. King's UH-1 was hot down by 51 cal 1 mile from Cu Chi during Tet 68 , and all 4 crewment were killed.
   
Comments/Citation
Source:
http://www.vhpa.org/KIA/incident/68012555KIA.HTM
   
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