Name: WO1 James Anderson Brown II
Status: Killed In Action from an incident on 04/24/1969 while performing the duty of Pilot.
Age at death: 20.6
Date of Birth: 09/23/1948
Home City: Atlanta, GA
Service: AV branch of the reserve component of the U.S. Army.
Unit: C/4/77 ARA 101 ABN
Major organization: 101st Airborne Division
Flight class: 68-513/68-23
Service: AV branch of the U.S. Army.
The Wall location: 26W-038
Aircraft: UH-1C tail number 65-09428
Call sign: Griffin
Service number: W3162045
Country: South Vietnam
MOS: 062B = Helicopter Pilot, Utility and Light Cargo Single Rotor
Primary cause: Hostile Fire
Major attributing cause: aircraft connected not at sea
Compliment cause: unknown
Vehicle involved: helicopter
Position in vehicle: pilot
Started Tour: 03/20/1969
"Official" listing: helicopter air casualty - pilot
Location: Thua Thien Province I Corps.
Reason: aircraft lost or crashed
Casualty type: Hostile - killed
married male U.S. citizen
Religion: Methodist (Evangelical United Brethren)
Burial information: ROSE HILL CEMETERY, AUSTELL, GA
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
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