Name: CW2 Walter F. Morris
Status: Killed In Action from an incident on 04/26/1967 while performing the duty of Pilot.
Age at death: 23.8
Date of Birth: 06/27/1943
Home City: Feasterville, PA
Service: AV branch of the reserve component of the U.S. Army.
Unit: 178 ASHC
Major organization: other
Flight class: 65-1W
Service: AV branch of the U.S. Army.
The Wall location: 18E-095
Aircraft: CH-47A tail number 64-13148
Call sign: BOXCARS
Service number: W3152337
Country: South Vietnam
MOS: 062D = Helicopter Pilot, Medium Transport
Major attributing cause: aircraft connected not at sea
Compliment cause: small arms fire
Vehicle involved: helicopter
Position in vehicle: pilot
Started Tour: 09/17/1966
"Official" listing: helicopter air casualty - pilot
Length of service: 03
Location: Quang Nam Province I Corps.
Reason: aircraft lost or crashed
Casualty type: Hostile - died of wounds
married male U.S. citizen
Religion: no religous preference
Burial information: RESURRECTION CEMETERY, BENSALEM, PA
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 02/03/2021
This information is available on CD-ROM.
Additional information is available on KIAs at http://www.coffeltdatabase.org
Please send additions or corrections to: The VHPA Webmaster Gary Roush.
Return to the Helicopter Pilot KIA name list
Return to the KIA panel date index
Date posted on this site: 11/13/2023
Copyright © 1998 - 2023 Vietnam Helicopter Pilots Association