Name: CPT Floyd Wayne Kaase
Status: Killed In Action from an incident on 05/28/1967 while performing the duty of Pilot.
Age at death: 28.5
Date of Birth: 11/14/1938
Home City: Schulenburg, TX
Service: IN branch of the reserve component of the U.S. Army.
Unit: HHC/52 CAB
Major organization: other
Service: IN branch of the U.S. Army.
The Wall location: 21E-005
Service number: O5410775
Country: South Vietnam
MOS: 2518 = 25 Aviation Staff Officer
Primary cause: A/C Accident
Major attributing cause: aircraft connected not at sea
Compliment cause: drowning
Vehicle involved: helicopter
Position in vehicle: co-pilot
Started Tour: 10/20/1966
"Official" listing: helicopter air casualty - other aircrew
Length of service: 06
Location: Unknown Province
Reason: aircraft lost or crashed
Casualty type: Non-hostile - died illness or injuries
married male U.S. citizen
Race: Caucasian
Religion: Lutheran (Missouri Synod)
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: officer
This record was last updated on 04/26/2002

This information is available on CD-ROM.

Additional information is available on KIAs at http://www.coffeltdatabase.org

Please send additions or corrections to: The VHPA Webmaster Gary Roush.

KIA statistics

Return to the Helicopter Pilot KIA name list

Return to the KIA panel date index

Date posted on this site: 11/13/2023

Copyright © 1998 - 2023 Vietnam Helicopter Pilots Association