Name: WO1 Thomas Arhtur Rosenow
Status: Killed In Action from an incident on 08/10/1969 while performing the duty of Pilot.
Age at death: 20.7
Date of Birth: 11/19/1948
Home City: Cashton, WI
Service: AV branch of the reserve component of the U.S. Army.
Unit: D/1/1 CAV, 23 INF
Major organization: Americal Division
Flight class: 68-43
Service: AV branch of the U.S. Army.
The Wall location: 20W-126
Aircraft: AH-1G tail number 67-15678
Call sign: Saber
Country: South Vietnam
MOS: 100E = Attack Helicopter Pilot
Primary cause: Hostile Fire
Major attributing cause: aircraft connected not at sea
Compliment cause: fire or burns
Vehicle involved: helicopter
Position in vehicle: pilot
Started Tour: 05/05/1969
"Official" listing: helicopter air casualty - pilot
Location: Quang Nam Province I Corps.
Reason: aircraft lost or crashed
Casualty type: Hostile - killed
single male U.S. citizen
Religion: Lutheran (Missouri Synod)
Burial information: MOEN CEM, CASHTON WI
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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