BRANT DAVE WILLIAM
Name: 1LT Dave William Brant
Status: Killed In Action from an incident on 10/14/1968 while performing the duty of Pilot.
Age at death: 27.1
Date of Birth: 09/11/1941
Home City: Mattawan, MI
Service: SC branch of the reserve component of the U.S. Army.
Unit: 175 AHC
Major organization: 1st Aviation Brigade
Flight class: 68-508/68-12
Service: SC branch of the U.S. Army.
The Wall location: 41W-062
Short Summary: Small arms fire.
Service number: O5340611
Country: South Vietnam
MOS: 1981 = 19 Rotary Wing Aviator (Unit Commander)
Primary cause: Small Arms Fire
Major attributing cause: aircraft connected not at sea
Compliment cause: small arms fire
Vehicle involved: helicopter
Position in vehicle: pilot
Started Tour: 08/16/1968
"Official" listing: helicopter air casualty - pilot
Length of service: 02
Location: Kien Tuong Province IV Corps.
Reason: aircraft lost or crashed
Casualty type: Hostile - killed
married male U.S. citizen
Religion: Protestant - no denominational preference
Burial information: MOUNT EVER-REST MEMORIAL PARK, KALAMAZOO, 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: officer
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