Siverly, David Lee, 1LT

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Last Rank
First Lieutenant
Last Service Branch
Signal Corps
Last Primary MOS
1981-Rotary Wing Aviation Unit Commander
Last MOS Group
Aviation (Officer)
Primary Unit
1966-1966, 1981, Armed Platoon, 116th Aviation Company (AHC)
Service Years
1964 - 1966

Signal Corps

First Lieutenant


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Home State
Iowa
Iowa
Year of Birth
1941
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Oakville
Last Address
Oakville

Casualty Date
Nov 28, 1966
 
Cause
Hostile, Died while Missing
Reason
Air Loss, Crash - Land
Location
Bien Hoa (Vietnam)
Conflict
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Edwards Cemetery - Oakville, Iowa
Wall/Plot Coordinates
12E 127

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Last Known Activity


Status: Killed In Action while performing the duty of Aircraft Commander.

Service: SC branch of the reserve component of the U.S. Army.

Flight class: 66-12

Short Summary: Gunship crashed on a run.

Aircraft: UH-1B tail number
64-13951

Primary cause: A/C Accident

Compliment cause: fire or burns

Started Tour: 09/21/1966

married male U.S. citizen

Race: Caucasian

Religion: Methodist (Evangelical United Brethren)

This record was last updated on 06/28/1991
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Information on U.S. Army helicopter UH-1B tail number 64-13951

Incident number: H342ACD Accident case number: H342
This was a Combat incident.
This helicopter was LOSS TO INVENTORY for Close Air Support
The station for this helicopter was Bien Hoa in South Vietnam
Count of hits was not possible because the helicopter burned or exploded.
Systems damaged were: PERSONNEL
Casualties = 04 DOI . . Number killed in accident = 4 . . Injured = 0 . . Passengers = 0
The helicopter Crashed. Aircraft Destroyed.
Both mission and flight capability were terminated.
Original source(s) and document(s) from which the incident was created or updated:
Defense Intelligence Agency Helicopter Loss database. Army Aviation Safety Center database. Survivability/Vulnerability Information Analysis Center Helicopter database.
Also: OPERA, UH1P1, 11250, CASRP, OPREP (Operations Report. Casualty Report. )

Crew Members:

AC 1LT
SIVERLY DAVID LEE KIA
P WO1CASTLE LARRY FLOYD KIA
G SSG RODGERS CARROLL L KIA
CE PFC GONZALES MERCED HERMAN KIA


Accident Summary:

PILOT RADIOED TO WING MAN THAT HE WAS GOING IN. AIRCRAFT APPEARED TO BE IN NORMAL AUTOROTATION. AT TERMINATION IT TURNED RT & APPEARED TO HIT TREE OR GROUND W/GREAT FORCE & EXPLODE. WING MAN LANDED BUT HAD TO DEPART DUE TO GROUND FIRE. DECEASED EXTRACTED NEXT DAY. ACFT CONSUMED BY FIRE

This record was last updated on 05/25/1998

Additional information is available on CD-ROM.

Please send additions or corrections to: The VHPA Webmaster Gary Roush.

Date posted on this site: 07/20/2010

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