Name: CPT Rhonald Lee Durham
Status: Killed In Action from an incident on 05/09/1970 while performing the duty of Pilot.
Age at death: 29.4
Date of Birth: 12/12/1940
Home City: Somerset, KY
Service: IN branch of the reserve component of the U.S. Army.
Unit: 11 ACR
Major organization: 11th Armored Cavalry
Flight class: 69-40
Service: IN branch of the U.S. Army.
The Wall location: 10W-005
Aircraft: OH-6A tail number 65-12946
Primary cause: A/C Accident
Major attributing cause: aircraft connected not at sea
Compliment cause: weapons
Vehicle involved: helicopter
Position in vehicle: pilot
Started Tour: 04/17/1970
"Official" listing: helicopter air casualty - pilot
Length of service: *
Reason: aircraft lost or crashed
Casualty type: Non-hostile - died of other causes
married male U.S. citizen
Religion: Baptist - other groups
Burial information: MILL SPRINGS NATIONAL CEMETERY, NANCY, KY
The following information secondary, but may help in explaining this incident.
Category of casualty as defined by the Army: non-battle dead Category of personnel: active duty Army Military class: officer
This record was last updated on 08/20/1995
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