Name: WO1 Samuel Garold Bosenbark
Status: Killed In Action from an incident on 06/06/1969 while performing the duty of Pilot.
Age at death: 20.4
Date of Birth: 01/07/1949
Home City: Monroe, MI
Service: AV branch of the reserve component of the U.S. Army.
Unit: B/1/9 CAV 1 CAV
Major organization: 1st Cavalry Division
Flight class: 68-35
Service: AV branch of the U.S. Army.
The Wall location: 23W-083
Aircraft: UH-1H tail number 68-15585
Service number: W3162408
Country: South Vietnam
MOS: 100B = Utility/Observation Helicopter Pilot
Primary cause: Hostile Fire
Major attributing cause: aircraft connected not at sea
Compliment cause: fire or burns
Vehicle involved: helicopter
Position in vehicle: pilot
Started Tour: 01/10/1969
"Official" listing: helicopter air casualty - pilot
Location: Binh Long Province III Corps.
Reason: aircraft lost or crashed
Casualty type: Hostile - killed
married male U.S. citizen
Religion: Protestant - no denominational preference
Burial information: ROSEDALE MEM PARK, LASALLE, MI
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 04/26/2002
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