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Name: LTC Frankie Eugene Allgood
Status: Body Not Recovered from an incident on 03/26/1968 while performing the duty of Pilot.
Age at death: 37.9
Date of Birth: 05/01/1930
Home City: Ft Scott, KS
Service: reserve component of the U.S. Marine Corps.
Unit: HMM-363
Service: U.S. Marine Corps.
The Wall location: 46E-026
Short Summary: Was being medevaced because of a head wound received earlier. Most likely drowned when medevac UH-34D crashed off Da Nang in bad weather
Aircraft: UH-34D tail number 144654
Service number: 057335
Country: South Vietnam
MOS: 7563 = Pilot UH-1N Qualified
Primary cause: SVN-BNR
"Official" listing: helicopter air casualty - non-aircrew
Length of service: 16
Location: Offshore, MR 1 Province I Corps.
Military grid coordinates of event: AU930130
Reason: aircraft lost or crashed at sea
Casualty type: Non-hostile - died of other causes
married male U.S. citizen
Race: Caucasian
Religion: Protestant - no denominational preference
This record was last updated on 12/26/1996

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