ADAMS GLENN ARTHUR

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Name: CW3 Glenn Arthur Adams
Status: Killed In Action from an incident on 05/12/1970 while performing the duty of Aircraft Commander.
Age at death: 34.3
Date of Birth: 02/03/1936
Home City: Indianola, IA
Service: AV branch of the reserve component of the U.S. Army.
Unit: 937 ENG, 18 BDE
Major organization: other
Service: AV branch of the U.S. Army.
The Wall location: 10W-021
Short Summary: Died from exposure.
Aircraft: UH-1H tail number 68-16342
Country: South Vietnam
MOS: 100B = Utility/Observation Helicopter Pilot
Primary cause: Exposure
Major attributing cause: aircraft connected not at sea
Compliment cause: fire or burns
Vehicle involved: helicopter
Position in vehicle: co-pilot
Started Tour: 11/18/1969
"Official" listing: helicopter air casualty - other aircrew
Length of service: *
Location: Pleiku Province II Corps.
Reason: aircraft lost or crashed
Casualty type: Hostile - killed
married male U.S. citizen
Race: Caucasian
Religion: Baptist - other groups
Burial information: FT LEAVENWORTH NATIONAL CEMETERY, KS
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
This record was last updated on 09/11/1999


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