Name: WO1 Franklin Delano Audilet
Status: Killed In Action from an incident on 04/01/1968 while performing the duty of Pilot.
Age at death: 31.6
Date of Birth: 08/24/1936
Home City: Yorktown, TX
Service: MI branch of the reserve component of the U.S. Army.
Unit: 173 ABN BDE
Major organization: 173rd Airborne Brigade
Service: MI branch of the U.S. Army.
The Wall location: 47E-029
Short Summary: Kia as a passenger in a fixed wing.
Service number: W2218988
Country: South Vietnam
MOS: 962L
Primary cause: Need to Verify
Major attributing cause: aircraft connected not at sea
Compliment cause: fire or burns
Vehicle involved: fixed wing aircraft
Position in vehicle: passenger
Started Tour: 12/04/1967
"Official" listing: fixed wing air casualty - non-aircrew
Length of service: 14
Location: Phu Yen Province II Corps.
Reason: aircraft lost or crashed
Casualty type: Hostile - killed
married male U.S. citizen
Race: Caucasian
Religion: Roman Catholic
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 02/21/1994

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