Name: WO1 Paul Noble Larson
Status: Killed In Action from an incident on 04/19/1968 while performing the duty of Aircraft Commander.
Age at death: 24.7
Date of Birth: 08/04/1943
Home City: Everett, WA
Service: AV branch of the reserve component of the U.S. Army.
Unit: 155 AHC, 52 CAB
Major organization: 1st Aviation Brigade
Flight class: 67-17
Service: AV branch of the U.S. Army.
The Wall location: 50E-049
Short Summary: Mid-air with 67-17255.
Aircraft: UH-1H tail number 66-16441
Service number: W3157830
Country: South Vietnam
MOS: 062B = Helicopter Pilot, Utility and Light Cargo Single Rotor
Primary cause: Mid-Air
Major attributing cause: aircraft connected not at sea
Compliment cause: fire or burns
Vehicle involved: helicopter
Position in vehicle: aircraft commander
Started Tour: 11/13/1967
"Official" listing: helicopter air casualty - other aircrew
Length of service: 04
Location: Phu Bon Province II Corps.
Reason: aircraft lost or crashed
Casualty type: Hostile - killed
married male U.S. citizen
Religion: Lutheran (Missouri Synod)
Burial information: CYPRESS LAWN MEMORIAL PARK, EVERETT, WA
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: warrant officer
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