Larkin, Thomas John, II, CPT

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Last Rank
Captain
Last Service Branch
Transportation Corps
Last Primary MOS
100B-Utility/Observation Helicopter Pilot
Last MOS Group
Transportation Corps (Officer)
Primary Unit
1969-1970, 100B, 1st Aviation Brigade/187th Assault Helicopter Company
Service Years
1966 - 1970

Transportation Corps

Captain



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Home State
Ohio
Ohio
Year of Birth
1946
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Steubenville
Last Address
2008 Eve Drive, Steubenville

Casualty Date
May 14, 1970
 
Cause
Non Hostile- Died Other Causes
Reason
Air Loss, Crash - Land
Location
Tay Ninh (Vietnam)
Conflict
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Union Cemetery - Stuebenville, Ohio
Wall/Plot Coordinates
10W 041

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 Military Association Memberships
Vietnam Veterans MemorialThe National Gold Star Family Registry
  1982, Vietnam Veterans Memorial [Verified]3 - Assoc. Page
  2010, The National Gold Star Family Registry

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 Ribbon Bar

Aviator Badge (Basic)
Parachutist (Basic)

 
 Enlisted/Officer Basic Training
  1966, Basic Training (Fort Polk, LA)
 Unit Assignments
Officer Candidate School (Artillery) Fort Sill, OKAirborne School82nd Airborne Division1st Aviation Brigade/187th Assault Helicopter Company
1st Aviation Brigade
  1967-1967, 1193, Officer Candidate School (Artillery) Fort Sill, OK
  1967-1967, 1193, Airborne School
  1967-1969, 1193, 82nd Airborne Division
  1969-1970, 100B, 1st Aviation Brigade/187th Assault Helicopter Company
  1969-1970, 100B, 1st Aviation Brigade
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1969-1969 Vietnam War/Summer-Fall 1969 Campaign
  1969-1970 Vietnam War/Winter-Spring 1970 Campaign
  1970-1970 Vietnam War/Sanctuary Counteroffensive Campaign (1970)
 Colleges Attended 
Duquesne University
  1962-1966, Duquesne University
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Captain Larkin was the pilot of  a UH-1H (tail number 67-17767) out of Tay Ninh, that was lost during bad weather while on a mission into Cambodia. All 4 crew, and 3 passengers were killed in the crash.



 
   
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