HEINTZ NED RICHARD
Name: 1LT Ned Richard Heintz
Status: Killed In Action from an incident on 05/11/1970 while performing the duty of Pilot.
Died 5 days later on 05/16/1970.
Age at death: 23.9
Date of Birth: 06/15/1946
Home City: De Graff, OH
Service: AR branch of the reserve component of the U.S. Army.
Unit: 281 AHC
Major organization: 1st Aviation Brigade
Flight class: 69-36
Service: AR branch of the U.S. Army.
The Wall location: 10W-050
Short Summary: Ground casualty as result of shrapnel wounds on softball field at Camp Hollaway. Died 5 days later in Pleiku hospital.
Country: South Vietnam
Primary cause: Ground Casualty
Compliment cause: weapons
Started Tour: 12/15/1969
"Official" listing: ground casualty
Length of service: *
Location: Pleiku Province II Corps.
Reason: multiple-fragment wounds
Casualty type: Hostile - died of wounds
married male U.S. citizen
Religion: Methodist (Evangelical United Brethren)
Burial information: GREENWOOD CEMETERY, DE GRAFF, OH
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
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