Name: CPT Guinn Junell Rogers
Status: Killed In Action from an incident on 01/23/1967 while performing the duty of Pilot.
Age at death: 32.2
Date of Birth: 11/27/1934
Home City: Arkinda, AR
Service: IN branch of the reserve component of the U.S. Army.
Unit: 120 AHC
Prior Unit: D/3/4 CAV 66
Major organization: other
Service: IN branch of the U.S. Army.
The Wall location: 14E-071
Short Summary: RPG while on a gun run in Rungsat special zone. Started with D/3/4 CAV 25 Inf.
Aircraft: UH-1B tail number 63-12948
Service number: O5310670
Country: South Vietnam
MOS: 1981 = 19 Rotary Wing Aviator (Unit Commander)
Primary cause: RPG
Major attributing cause: aircraft connected not at sea
Compliment cause: fire or burns
Vehicle involved: helicopter
Position in vehicle: aircraft commander
Started Tour: 03/16/1966
"Official" listing: helicopter air casualty - other aircrew
Length of service: 14
Location: Gia Dinh Province III Corps.
Reason: aircraft lost or crashed
Casualty type: Hostile - died while missing
married male U.S. citizen
Religion: Protestant - no denominational preference
Burial information: DENISON CEMETERY, IDABEL, OK
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
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