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Service Status
Not Specified
Last Rank
Warrant Officer 1
Service Years
1968 - 1971
MOS
100B-Utility/Observation Helicopter Pilot
Home Country
Jamaica
Warrant Officer 1

Aviator Badge (Senior)


Cause
Hostile, Died while Missing
Reason
Gun, Small Arms Fire
Location
Kontum
Conflict
Vietnam War
Wall Coordinates
04W 097
Mar 31, 1971
Vietnam War
Description
 
Overview of the Vietnam War 


Vietnam was the longest war in American history and the most unpopular American war of the 20th century. It resulted in nearly 60,000 American deaths
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1962 - 1973
Service to 1971
1st Aviation Brigade
1st Aviation Brigade
Rank
Warrant Officer 1
MOS
100B-Utility/Observation Helicopter Pilot
Comments
Comments Pending
Warrant Officer 1
1970 - 1971
HHC, 11th Aviation Group, 1st Cavalry Division
HHC, 11th Aviation Group, 1st Cavalry Division
Rank
Warrant Officer 1
MOS
100B-Utility/Observation Helicopter Pilot
Comments
Comments Pending
Warrant Officer 1
1970 - 1971
227th Aviation Battalion/A Company
227th Aviation Battalion/A Company
Rank
Warrant Officer 1
MOS
100B-Utility/Observation Helicopter Pilot
Comments
Comments Pending
Warrant Officer 1
1970 - 1971
Purple Heart
Criteria
The Purple Heart may be awarded to any member of the Armed Forces of the United States who, while serving under competent authority in any capacity with one of the Armed Forces, has been wounded, kill... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1971
Air Medal (Army/Air Force)
Criteria
The Air Medal may be awarded to individuals who, while serving in any capacity with the Armed Forces, distinguish themselves by heroism, outstanding achievement, or by meritorious service while partic... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1971
National Defense Service Medal (2001-Present))
Criteria
The National Defense Service Medal is awarded for honorable active service as a member of the Armed Forces during the Korean War, Vietnam War, the war against Iraq in the Persian Gulf, and for service... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1971
Vietnam Service Medal
Criteria
The Vietnam Service Medal was awarded to members of the Armed Forces of the United States who served at any time between July 4, 1965, and March 28, 1973, in Vietnam or its contiguous waters or airspa... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1971
Vietnam Gallantry Cross Unit Citation
Criteria
The Republic of Vietnam Meritorious Unit Citation (Gallantry Cross Colors) was authorized to be worn by units individually cited for service in military operations in support of the government of Sout... More
Description
Description Pending
1971
Vietnam Civil Actions Unit Citation
Criteria
The unit citation of the Republic of Vietnam Civil Actions Medal was awarded certain units by the Vietnamese government for meritorious service during the period 1 March 1961 to 28 March 1974.
Description
Description Pending
1971
Republic of Vietnam Campaign Medal
Criteria
This medal is awarded to members of the Armed Forces of the United States who: 1. Served for 6 months in South Vietnam during the period 1 Mar 61 and 28 Mar 73; or 2. Served outside the geographical l... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1971
Vietnam War/Counteroffensive Phase VII Campaign (1970-71)
Description
This campaign was from 1 Jul 1970 to 30 June 1971. Fighting continued in Cambodia during early February before and after South Vietnam began its U.S.-aided drive in Laos, Lam Son 719, the most signifi... More
1970 - 1971
Service from 1968

 
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