Name: CPT George Markos
Status: Killed In Action from an incident on 02/07/1965 while performing the duty of Pilot.
Age at death: 25.3
Date of Birth: 10/13/1939
Home City: Ft Worth, TX
Service: IN branch of the regular component of the U.S. Army.
Unit: 119 AHC
Major organization: other
Flight class: 63-7
Service: IN branch of the U.S. Army.
The Wall location: 01E-085
Short Summary: P W1 IRWIN CE E4 HLAD survived.
Aircraft: UH-1B tail number 62-01907
Service number: O93236
Country: South Vietnam
MOS: 1981 = 19 Rotary Wing Aviator (Unit Commander)
Primary cause: Hostile Fire
Major attributing cause: aircraft connected not at sea
Compliment cause: weapons
Vehicle involved: helicopter
Position in vehicle: pilot
"Official" listing: helicopter air casualty - pilot
Length of service: 03
Location: Unknown Province
Reason: aircraft lost or crashed
Casualty type: Hostile - killed
married male U.S. citizen
Burial information: GREENWOOD MEMORIAL PARK, FORT WORTH, TX
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: officer
This record was last updated on 07/28/1994
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