Name: CW2 Ronald Joe Fulton
Status: Killed In Action from an incident on 01/31/1970 while performing the duty of Aircraft Commander.
Age at death: 27.5
Date of Birth: 08/04/1942
Home City: Walla Walla, WA
Service: AV branch of the reserve component of the U.S. Army.
Unit: B/25 AVN 25 INF
Major organization: 25th Infantry Division
Flight class: 66-17/66-13
Service: AV branch of the U.S. Army.
The Wall location: 14W-084
Aircraft: UH-1H tail number 68-15462
Service number: W3154764
Country: South Vietnam
MOS: 100B = Utility/Observation Helicopter Pilot
Primary cause: Hostile Fire
Major attributing cause: aircraft connected not at sea
Compliment cause: fire or burns
Vehicle involved: helicopter
Position in vehicle: aircraft commander
Started Tour: 09/24/1969
"Official" listing: helicopter air casualty - other aircrew
Length of service: 06
Location: Tay Ninh Province III Corps.
Reason: aircraft lost or crashed
Casualty type: Hostile - killed
married male U.S. citizen
Burial information: LOMPOC EVERGREEN CEMETERY, LOMPOC, CA
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
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