Name: MAJ Milton Hardin Ramsey
Status: Killed In Action from an incident on 03/01/1971 while performing the duty of Pilot.
Age at death: 34.0
Date of Birth: 02/15/1937
Home City: Kansas City, KS
Service: regular component of the U.S. Air Force.
Unit: 21 SOS
Service: U.S. Air Force.
The Wall location: 04W-014
Short Summary: Taking Laotian soldiers into northern Laos, took heavy fire knocking out one engine. With second engine failing, they crash landed.
Aircraft: CH-53C tail number 68-10931
Call sign: Knife
Primary cause: Hostile Fire
Started Tour: 06/27/1970
"Official" listing: helicopter air casualty - pilot
Length of service: *
Military grid coordinates of event: TG635243
Reason: aircraft lost or crashed
Casualty type: Hostile - killed
married male U.S. citizen
Religion: Methodist (Evangelical United Brethren)
Burial information: CHAPEL HILL MEMORIAL GARDENS, KANSAS CITY, KS
This record was last updated on 08/24/1997
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