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Name: 1LT Ralph Edward Hunt, Jr.
Status: Killed In Action from an incident on 06/07/1968 while performing the duty of Pilot.
Age at death: 24.8
Date of Birth: 09/03/1943
Home City: Alliance, OH
Service: reserve component of the U.S. Marine Corps.
Unit: VMO-6
Service: U.S. Marine Corps.
The Wall location: 59W-023
Short Summary: Died of injuries when helicopter crashed due to hostile fire and burned during an air reconnaissance mission.
Aircraft: UH-1E tail number 151294 (this tail number is questionable)
Service number: 094800
Country: South Vietnam
MOS: 7563 = Pilot UH-1N Qualified
Primary cause: Hostile Fire
"Official" listing: helicopter air casualty - pilot
Length of service: 02
Location: Quang Tri Province I Corps.
Reason: aircraft lost or crashed
Casualty type: Hostile - killed
married male U.S. citizen
Race: Caucasian
Religion: Protestant - no denominational preference
This record was last updated on 11/14/1996

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