Name: CW2 John Steven Anderson
Status: Remains were returned on 07/09/73 from an incident on 11/04/1969 while performing the duty of Pilot.
Age at death: 19.7
Date of Birth: 02/24/1950
Home City: Waterloo, IA
Service: AV branch of the reserve component of the U.S. Army.
Unit: 192 AHC
Major organization: 1st Aviation Brigade
Flight class: 69-15
Service: AV branch of the U.S. Army.
The Wall location: 16W-026
Short Summary: Crashed in "Zuc Me Pass" going from Dong Ba Thin to Dalat.
Aircraft: UH-1H tail number 68-16057
Service number: W3164798
Country: South Vietnam
MOS: 100B = Utility/Observation Helicopter Pilot
Primary cause: A/C Accident
Major attributing cause: aircraft connected not at sea
Compliment cause: vehicular accident
Vehicle involved: helicopter
Position in vehicle: pilot
Vehicle ownership: government
Started Tour: 07/19/1969
"Official" listing: helicopter air casualty - pilot
The initial status of this person was: non-hostile missing - interim
Length of service: *
Location: Khanh Hoa Province II Corps.
Military grid coordinates of event: BP900830
Reason: aircraft lost or crashed
Casualty type: Non-hostile - died while missing
single male U.S. citizen
Burial information: OLD BARCLAY CEMETERY, DUNKERTON, IA
The following information secondary, but may help in explaining this incident.
Category of casualty as defined by the Army: non-battle dead Category of personnel: active duty Army Military class: warrant officer
This record was last updated on 08/28/2000
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