Name: MAJ Ronald Boysen Baker
Status: Killed In Action from an incident on 02/10/1970 while performing the duty of Pilot.
Age at death: 29.8
Date of Birth: 04/22/1940
Home City: Glenolden, PA
Service: TC branch of the regular component of the U.S. Army.
Unit: 335 TC
Major organization: Americal Division
Service: TC branch of the U.S. Army.
The Wall location: 14W-119
Short Summary: Aircraft accident. Earlier served with 188 AHC Black Widows.
Aircraft: UH-1H tail number 66-16664
Country: South Vietnam
Primary cause: A/C Accident
Major attributing cause: aircraft connected not at sea
Compliment cause: weapons
Vehicle involved: helicopter
Position in vehicle: aircraft commander
Started Tour: 09/01/1969
"Official" listing: helicopter air casualty - other aircrew
Length of service: 10
Location: Quang Nam Province I Corps.
Reason: aircraft lost or crashed
Casualty type: Non-hostile - died of other causes
married male U.S. citizen
Religion: Protestant - no denominational preference
Burial information: ARLINGTON NATIONAL CEMETERY, VA
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: officer
This record was last updated on 06/06/1996
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