Name: CW4 Charles Worth Millard
Status: Body Not Recovered from an incident on 04/19/1968 while performing the duty of Pilot.
Declared dead on 09/14/1978.
Age at death: 34.9
Date of Birth: 06/08/1933
Home City: Wilson, NC
Service: AV branch of the reserve component of the U.S. Army.
Unit: 478 HHC 1 CAV
Prior Unit: 155 AHC 65-66
Major organization: 1st Cavalry Division
Flight class: 62-1W
Service: AV branch of the U.S. Army.
The Wall location: 50E-050
Short Summary: Shot down in A Shau Valley while attempting to deliver a bulldozer to LZ Tiger. See Lord.
Aircraft: CH-54A tail number 64-14205
Call sign: Hurricane
Country: South Vietnam
Primary cause: SVN-BNR
Major attributing cause: aircraft connected not at sea
Compliment cause: vehicular accident
Vehicle involved: helicopter
Position in vehicle: pilot
Vehicle ownership: government
Started Tour: 03/18/1968
"Official" listing: helicopter air casualty - pilot
The initial status of this person was: missing in action - bonified
Length of service: *
Location: Quang Tri Province I Corps.
Military grid coordinates of event: YD255095
Reason: aircraft lost or crashed
Casualty type: Hostile - died while missing
married male U.S. citizen
Religion: Protestant - no denominational preference
Burial information: ARLINGTON NATIONAL CEMETERY, VA (GROUP)
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 07/25/1998
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