Name: 2LT Dennis Boyd Easley
Status: Killed In Action from an incident on 07/20/1966 while performing the duty of Aircraft Commander.
Age at death: 29.8
Date of Birth: 10/11/1936
Home City: Arlington, TX
Service: AR branch of the reserve component of the U.S. Army.
Unit: 15 MED BN 1 CAV
Major organization: 1st Cavalry Division
Flight class: 66-6
Service: AR branch of the U.S. Army.
The Wall location: 09E-046
Short Summary: Crash.
Aircraft: UH-1D tail number 64-13542
Call sign: Dustoff
Service number: O5417805
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: fire or burns
Vehicle involved: helicopter
Position in vehicle: co-pilot
Started Tour: 06/30/1966
"Official" listing: helicopter air casualty - other aircrew
Length of service: 08
Location: Unknown Province
Reason: aircraft lost or crashed
Casualty type: Non-hostile - died while missing
married male U.S. citizen
Religion: Episcopal (Anglican)
Burial information: MOORE MEMORIAL GARDENS, ARLINGTON, TX
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 06/06/1996
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