Name: 1LT James Edward Magel
Status: Killed In Action from an incident on 03/31/1965 while performing the duty of Pilot.
Age at death: 25.2
Date of Birth: 02/03/1940
Home City: Lemay, MO
Service: reserve component of the U.S. Marine Corps.
Service: U.S. Marine Corps.
The Wall location: 01E-098
Short Summary: Strike mission in Vietnam.
Aircraft: UH-34D tail number 150572
Service number: 087214
Country: South Vietnam
MOS: 7335 = Pilot HMH
Primary cause: Hostile Fire
"Official" listing: helicopter air casualty - other aircrew
Length of service: 03
Location: Quang Nam Province I Corps.
Reason: aircraft lost or crashed
Casualty type: Hostile - killed
single male U.S. citizen
Religion: Protestant - no denominational preference
Burial information: JEFFERSON BARRACKS NAT CEM, ST LOUIS MO
This record was last updated on 06/29/1997
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