ANDERSON TERRANCE WESLEY

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Name: WO1 Terrance Wesley Anderson
Status: Killed In Action from an incident on 03/09/1970 while performing the duty of Pilot.
Age at death: 21.4
Date of Birth: 09/26/1948
Home City: Fremont, CA
Service: AV branch of the reserve component of the U.S. Army.
Unit: C/228 ASHB 1 CAV
Major organization: 1st Cavalry Division
Flight class: 69-31/69-29
Service: AV branch of the U.S. Army.
The Wall location: 13W-098
Short Summary: Chinook went inverted at Quan Loi - possible hydraulic failure. W/ John L. Fortner. Started in 69-29 at Wolters, moved to 69-27 Rucker
Aircraft: CH-47B tail number 66-19106
Call sign: Crimson Tide
Country: South Vietnam
MOS: 100C = Cargo Helicopter Pilot
Primary cause: A/C Accident
Major attributing cause: aircraft connected not at sea
Compliment cause: unknown
Vehicle involved: helicopter
Position in vehicle: co-pilot
Started Tour: 01/17/1970
"Official" listing: helicopter air casualty - other aircrew
Location: Phuoc Long Province III Corps.
Reason: aircraft lost or crashed
Casualty type: Non-hostile - died of other causes
married male U.S. citizen
Race: Caucasian
Religion: Protestant - no denominational preference
Burial information: GOLDEN GATE NATIONAL CEMETERY, SAN BRUNO CA
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 04/26/2002


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