Name: WO1 Myron Thomas Goddard
Status: Killed In Action from an incident on 03/18/1967 while performing the duty of Pilot.
Age at death: 26.5
Date of Birth: 08/31/1940
Home City: Windsor, IL
Service: reserve component of the U.S. Army.
Unit: 1 CAV
Major organization: 1st Cavalry Division
Flight class: 66-7
Service: U.S. Army.
The Wall location: 16E-105
Short Summary: Flew into fog.
Aircraft: OH-13S tail number 63-09192
Service number: W3153248
Country: South Vietnam
MOS: 062B = Helicopter Pilot, Utility and Light Cargo Single Rotor
Primary cause: A/C Accident WX
Major attributing cause: aircraft connected not at sea
Compliment cause: weapons
Vehicle involved: helicopter
Position in vehicle: pilot
Started Tour: 08/09/1966
"Official" listing: helicopter air casualty - pilot
Length of service: 10
Location: Unknown Province
Reason: aircraft lost or crashed
Casualty type: Non-hostile - died while missing
married male U.S. citizen
Religion: Protestant - no denominational preference
Burial information: WINDSOR CEMETERY, WINDSOR, IL
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: warrant officer
This record was last updated on 07/29/1994
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