Name: MAJ Dale Don Dwyer (posthumously promoted)
Status: Killed In Action from an incident on 06/18/1967 while performing the duty of Pilot.
Age at death: 35.0
Date of Birth: 06/12/1932
Home City: Milwaukee, WI
Service: SC branch of the reserve component of the U.S. Army.
Unit: 11 GS
Major organization: other
Service: SC branch of the U.S. Army.
The Wall location: 22E-006
Aircraft: UH-1C tail number 66-00515
Service number: O2283808
Country: South Vietnam
MOS: 1981 = 19 Rotary Wing Aviator (Unit Commander)
Primary cause: A/C Accident
Major attributing cause: aircraft connected not at sea
Compliment cause: unknown
Vehicle involved: helicopter
Position in vehicle: pilot
Started Tour: 07/02/1966
"Official" listing: helicopter air casualty - pilot
Length of service: 16
Location: Unknown Province
Reason: aircraft lost or crashed
Casualty type: Non-hostile - died of other causes
married male U.S. citizen
Religion: Lutheran (Missouri Synod)
Burial information: ARLINGTON NATIONAL CEMETERY, VA
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 08/24/1996
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