Murphy, Jon Michael, SGT

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Last Rank
Sergeant
Last Service Branch
Transportation Corps
Last Primary MOS
67N20-UH-1 Helicopter Repairer
Last MOS Group
Aviation (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
1967-1968, 67N20, B Company, 227th Aviation Battalion (AHB)
Service Years
1966 - 1968

Sergeant



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Home State
Montana
Montana
Year of Birth
1946
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Thompson Falls
Last Address
Thompson Falls

Casualty Date
Mar 29, 1968
 
Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Air Loss, Crash - Land
Location
Thua Thien (Vietnam)
Conflict
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Not Specified
Wall/Plot Coordinates
47E 003

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 Unit Assignments
1st Cavalry Division11th Aviation Group227th Aviation Battalion (AHB)
  1967-1968, 67N20, HHC, 1st Cavalry Division
  1967-1968, 67N20, HHC, 11th Aviation Group
  1967-1968, 67N20, B Company, 227th Aviation Battalion (AHB)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1967-1968 Vietnam War/Counteroffensive Phase III Campaign (1967-68)
  1968-1968 Vietnam War/Tet Counteroffensive Campaign (1968)
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  Jun 18, 2012, General Photos
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity



Started Vietnam Tour:  08/04/1967

Information on U.S. Army helicopter UH-1D tail number 66-16564
Incident number: 68032929.KIA
UTM grid coordinates: YD455200
Original source(s) and document(s) from which the incident was created or updated: Defense Intelligence Agency Helicopter Loss database. Also: OPERA (Operations Report. )

Crew Members:

G SP5 IANNETTA LARRY ALBERT KIA
CE SP4 MURPHY JON MICHAEL KIA
AC WO1 CARLISLE THOMAS G II KIA
P WO1 LASZLO JOSEPH KIA

Short Summary: Crash possibly caused by inclement weather at night.

This record was last updated on 05/25/1998


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Date posted on this site: 07/20/2010

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