Name: CW2 Stewart B. Goldberg
Status: Killed In Action from an incident on 07/25/1969 while performing the duty of Aircraft Commander.
Died 1 days later on 07/26/1969.
Age at death: 22.0
Date of Birth: 08/09/1947
Home City: Baltimore, MD
Service: AV branch of the reserve component of the U.S. Army.
Unit: 525 MI GRP
Major organization: other
Flight class: 67-21
Service: AV branch of the U.S. Army.
The Wall location: 20W-049
Short Summary: Crashed into the side of Dragon Mountain after going IFR at low altitude.
Aircraft: UH-1H tail number 67-17533
Country: South Vietnam
MOS: 100B = Utility/Observation Helicopter Pilot
Primary cause: A/C Accident
Major attributing cause: aircraft connected not at sea
Compliment cause: fire or burns
Vehicle involved: helicopter
Position in vehicle: aircraft commander
Started Tour: 01/18/1968
"Official" listing: helicopter air casualty - other aircrew
Length of service: 02
Location: Pleiku Province II Corps.
Reason: aircraft lost or crashed
Casualty type: Non-hostile - died illness or injuries
single male U.S. citizen
Burial information: BALTIMORE NATIONAL CEMETERY, MD
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 07/28/1994
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