Name: CW2 David Keith Aeschliman
Status: Killed In Action from an incident on 01/12/1970 while performing the duty of Pilot.
Died 4 days later on 01/16/1970.
Age at death: 20.7
Date of Birth: 05/17/1949
Home City: Camden, MI
Service: AV branch of the reserve component of the U.S. Army.
Unit: B/3/17 CAV
Major organization: 1st Aviation Brigade
Flight class: 68-15
Service: AV branch of the U.S. Army.
The Wall location: 14W-037
Short Summary: From chest wounds.
Aircraft: OH-6A tail number 67-16371
Call sign: Stogie
Country: South Vietnam
MOS: 100B = Utility/Observation Helicopter Pilot
Primary cause: Chest Wounds
Major attributing cause: aircraft connected not at sea
Compliment cause: weapons
Vehicle involved: helicopter
Position in vehicle: pilot
Started Tour: 08/17/1969
"Official" listing: helicopter air casualty - pilot
Length of service: 01
Location: Long An Province III Corps.
Reason: aircraft lost or crashed
Casualty type: Hostile - died of wounds
single male U.S. citizen
Religion: Church of Christ
The following information secondary, but may help in explaining this incident.
Category of casualty as defined by the Army: battle dead Category of personnel: active duty Army Military class: warrant officer
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