Name: CW2 Orman Dorr Phillips
Status: Killed In Action from an incident on 03/05/1967 while performing the duty of Aircraft Commander.
Age at death: 36.5
Date of Birth: 09/15/1930
Home City: Bremen, AL
Service: AV branch of the reserve component of the U.S. Army.
Unit: A/228 ASHB 1 CAV
Major organization: 1st Cavalry Division
Flight class: 64-5W
Service: AV branch of the U.S. Army.
The Wall location: 16E-023
Short Summary: Crash.
Aircraft: CH-47A tail number 66-00071
Service number: W2214697
Country: South Vietnam
Primary cause: A/C Accident
Major attributing cause: aircraft connected not at sea
Compliment cause: fire or burns
Vehicle involved: helicopter
Position in vehicle: pilot
Started Tour: 08/18/1966
"Official" listing: helicopter air casualty - other aircrew
Length of service: 16
Location: Binh Dinh Province II Corps.
Reason: aircraft lost or crashed
Casualty type: Hostile - died while missing
married male U.S. citizen
Religion: Methodist (Evangelical United Brethren)
Burial information: SANDLIN CEM, CULLMAN CO, AL
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
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