Name: 1LT Charles Martin Hasper
Status: Killed In Action from an incident on 01/17/1964 while performing the duty of Pilot.
Age at death: 23.5
Date of Birth: 07/28/1940
Home City: Keokuk, IA
Service: AR branch of the reserve component of the U.S. Army.
Major organization: other
Service: AR branch of the U.S. Army.
The Wall location: 01E-040
Short Summary: Also killed was pilot CW2 House and crew members PFC Olson and PFC Flynn.
Aircraft: UH-1B tail number 62-01946
Service number: O5310609
Country: South Vietnam
MOS: 1981 = 19 Rotary Wing Aviator (Unit Commander)
Primary cause: Hostile Fire
Major attributing cause: aircraft connected not at sea
Compliment cause: weapons
Vehicle involved: helicopter
Position in vehicle: pilot
"Official" listing: helicopter air casualty - pilot
Length of service: 04
Location: Unknown Province
Reason: aircraft lost or crashed
Casualty type: Hostile - killed
married male U.S. citizen
Religion: Methodist (Evangelical United Brethren)
Burial information: HILLCREST MEMORIAL PARK, FORT MADISON, IA
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: officer
This record was last updated on 07/29/1994
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