Name: CPT Ronald David Bennett
Status: Killed In Action from an incident on 10/26/1967 while performing the duty of Pilot.
Age at death: 26.1
Date of Birth: 09/04/1941
Home City: Pollock, LA
Service: regular component of the U.S. Marine Corps.
Service: U.S. Marine Corps.
The Wall location: 28E-072
Short Summary: MEDEVAC
Aircraft: UH-34D tail number 149325
Service number: 088775
Country: South Vietnam
MOS: 7561 = FRS Basic CH-46 Pilot
Primary cause: Hostile Fire
Started Tour: 09/21/1967
"Official" listing: helicopter air casualty - pilot
Length of service: 04
Location: Quang Tri Province I Corps.
Reason: aircraft lost or crashed
Casualty type: Hostile - killed
married male U.S. citizen
Religion: Protestant - no denominational preference
Burial information: POLLOCK CEMETERY, POLLOCK, LA
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