Name: CPT John Julliano Kintaro
Status: Killed In Action from an incident on 09/27/1971 while performing the duty of Pilot.
Age at death: 29.4
Date of Birth: 04/24/1942
Home City: Pacific Island, XX
Service: IN branch of the reserve component of the U.S. Army.
Unit: 187 AHC
Major organization: 1st Aviation Brigade
Flight class: 71-14
Service: IN branch of the U.S. Army.
The Wall location: 02W-028
Short Summary: Crashed in bad weather after being released from mission. From Sonsorol, Republic of Palau in Micronesia.
Aircraft: UH-1H tail number 67-17371
Country: South Vietnam
MOS: 1981 = 19 Rotary Wing Aviator (Unit Commander)
Primary cause: A/C Accident
Major attributing cause: aircraft connected not at sea
Compliment cause: vehicular accident
Vehicle involved: helicopter
Position in vehicle: pilot
Vehicle ownership: government
Started Tour: 07/15/1971
"Official" listing: helicopter air casualty - pilot
The initial status of this person was: no previous report
Length of service: *
Location: Phuoc Long Province III Corps.
Military grid coordinates of event: XT960580
Reason: aircraft lost or crashed
Casualty type: Non-hostile - died of other causes
married male U.S. citizen
Religion: Roman Catholic
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
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