Name: CPT Alfred Walker Murphy
Status: Killed In Action from an incident on 06/25/1967 while performing the duty of Pilot.
Age at death: 24.8
Date of Birth: 09/10/1942
Home City: San Antonio, TX
Service: IN branch of the regular component of the U.S. Army.
Unit: 1 INF
Major organization: 1st Infantry Division
Service: IN branch of the U.S. Army.
The Wall location: 22E-063
Aircraft: OH-13S tail number 64-15379
Service number: OF102358
Country: South Vietnam
Primary cause: Hostile Fire
Major attributing cause: aircraft connected not at sea
Compliment cause: weapons
Vehicle involved: helicopter
Position in vehicle: pilot
Started Tour: 02/05/1967
"Official" listing: helicopter air casualty - pilot
Length of service: 03
Location: Binh Duong Province III Corps.
Reason: aircraft lost or crashed
Casualty type: Hostile - died while missing
single male U.S. citizen
Religion: Baptist - other groups
Burial information: FT SAM HOUSTON NAT CEMETERY, SAN ANTONIO 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 03/10/1998
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