Name: 1LT Robert William Armenio
Status: Killed In Action from an incident on 07/27/1969 while performing the duty of Pilot.
Age at death: 25.0
Date of Birth: 08/08/1944
Home City: Cambria Heights, NY
Service: reserve component of the U.S. Marine Corps.
Service: U.S. Marine Corps.
The Wall location: 20W-053
Short Summary: Shot down after picking up six marines plus a wounded NVA soldier for interrogation. Rolled upside down & crashed. W/1LT D. Sanders.
Aircraft: CH-46A tail number 154018
Service number: 0101559
Country: South Vietnam
MOS: 7564 = Pilot CH-53A/D Qualified
Primary cause: Hostile Fire
Started Tour: 10/20/1968
"Official" listing: helicopter air casualty - pilot
Length of service: 03
Location: Quang Nam Province I Corps.
Reason: aircraft lost or crashed
Casualty type: Hostile - killed
single male U.S. citizen
Religion: Roman Catholic
Burial information: LONG ISLAND NATIONAL CEMETERY, NY
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