Name: 1LT Charles Gilbert Mason
Status: Killed In Action from an incident on 02/24/1967 while performing the duty of Aircraft Commander.
Age at death: 25.1
Date of Birth: 01/28/1942
Home City: Cheverly, MD
Service: regular component of the U.S. Marine Corps.
Service: U.S. Marine Corps.
The Wall location: 15E-085
Short Summary: Hostile fire. With Albert Ayres.
Aircraft: UH-34D tail number 150563
Service number: 089828
Country: South Vietnam
MOS: 7335 = Pilot HMH
Primary cause: Hostile Fire
"Official" listing: helicopter air casualty - other aircrew
Length of service: 02
Location: Thua Thien Province I Corps.
Reason: aircraft lost or crashed
Casualty type: Hostile - killed
married male U.S. citizen
Religion: Protestant - no denominational preference
Burial information: ARLINGTON NATIONAL CEMETERY, VA
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