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Name: CPT Raymond Robert Dulak, Jr.
Status: Killed In Action from an incident on 05/12/1970 while performing the duty of Pilot.
Age at death: 26.4
Date of Birth: 12/25/1943
Home City: Corpus Christi, TX
Service: EN branch of the reserve component of the U.S. Army.
Unit: 937 ENG, 18 BDE
Major organization: other
Flight class: 68-24
Service: EN branch of the U.S. Army.
The Wall location: 10W-023
Short Summary: Flying thru pass - rumors are that he took a bullet in the head.
Aircraft: UH-1H tail number 68-16342
Service number: O5258433
Country: South Vietnam
MOS: 2118
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: 03/21/1969
"Official" listing: helicopter air casualty - pilot
Length of service: *
Location: Pleiku Province II Corps.
Reason: aircraft lost or crashed
Casualty type: Hostile - killed
single male U.S. citizen
Race: Caucasian
Religion: Roman Catholic
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
This record was last updated on 09/11/1999

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