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Name: WO1 Angus W. Mc Allister, Jr.
Status: Killed In Action from an incident on 02/24/1969 while performing the duty of Aircraft Commander.
Age at death: 22.2
Date of Birth: 11/27/1946
Home City: Biloxi, MS
Service: AV branch of the reserve component of the U.S. Army.
Unit: 176 AHC, 14 CAB
Major organization: Americal Division
Flight class: 68-503/68-1
Service: AV branch of the U.S. Army.
The Wall location: 31W-038
Short Summary: Hit by 50 cal and lost rotor at 2000 ft while on division arty resupply "milkrun". With WO1 Merle F. Butler II.
Aircraft: UH-1D tail number 63-12999
Call sign: MINUTEMAN 13
Service number: W3160512
Country: South Vietnam
MOS: 062B = Helicopter Pilot, Utility and Light Cargo Single Rotor
Primary cause: .51 Caliber
Major attributing cause: aircraft connected not at sea
Compliment cause: fire or burns
Vehicle involved: helicopter
Position in vehicle: aircraft commander
Started Tour: 05/30/1968
"Official" listing: helicopter air casualty - other aircrew
Length of service: 02
Location: Quang Tin Province I Corps.
Reason: aircraft lost or crashed
Casualty type: Hostile - killed
single male U.S. citizen
Race: Caucasian
Religion: Episcopal (Anglican)
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
This record was last updated on 08/07/2000

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