Name: CW2 Gary Allen Bullerdick
Status: Killed In Action from an incident on 02/04/1970 while performing the duty of Aircraft Commander.
Age at death: 22.1
Date of Birth: 12/19/1947
Home City: Arnold, MO
Service: AV branch of the reserve component of the U.S. Army.
Unit: D/158 AVN 101 ABN
Major organization: 101st Airborne Division
Flight class: 68-21/68-37
Service: AV branch of the U.S. Army.
The Wall location: 14W-101
Short Summary: Aircraft accident. See Ishmael.
Aircraft: AH-1G tail number 68-15175
Call sign: Redskins
Service number: W3162469
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: co-pilot
Started Tour: 03/24/1969
"Official" listing: helicopter air casualty - other aircrew
Length of service: 02
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: JEFFERSON BARRACKS NAT CEM, ST LOUIS MO
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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