Name: WO1 Julian A. Fincher, Jr.
Status: Killed In Action from an incident on 01/23/1967 while performing the duty of Pilot.
Age at death: 22.8
Date of Birth: 04/07/1944
Home City: Fairborn, OH
Service: AV branch of the reserve component of the U.S. Army.
Unit: 120 AHC
Major organization: other
Flight class: 66-9W
Service: AV branch of the U.S. Army.
The Wall location: 14E-069
Aircraft: UH-1B tail number 63-12948
Service number: W3153390
Country: South Vietnam
MOS: 062B = Helicopter Pilot, Utility and Light Cargo Single Rotor
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: 08/27/1966
"Official" listing: helicopter air casualty - pilot
Length of service: 01
Location: Gia Dinh Province III Corps.
Reason: aircraft lost or crashed
Casualty type: Hostile - died while missing
single male U.S. citizen
Religion: Christian Science
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: battle dead Category of personnel: active duty Army Military class: warrant officer
This record was last updated on 02/21/1994
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