Name: 1LT Frank Eric Sacharanski
Status: Killed In Action from an incident on 03/25/1970 while performing the duty of Pilot.
Age at death: 24.5
Date of Birth: 09/24/1945
Home City: Wayne, NJ
Service: reserve component of the U.S. Marine Corps.
Service: U.S. Marine Corps.
The Wall location: 12W-044
Short Summary: Mid-air over Marble Mountain. See Justus, Lakin, & Gritz.
Aircraft: AH-1G tail number 68-17045
Call sign: SCARFACE
Country: South Vietnam
MOS: 7565 = Pilot AH-1 Qualified
Primary cause: Mid-Air
Started Tour: 09/02/1969
"Official" listing: helicopter air casualty - pilot
Length of service: 02
Location: Quang Nam Province I Corps.
Reason: aircraft lost or crashed
Casualty type: Non-hostile - died of other causes
single male U.S. citizen
Religion: Roman Catholic
This record was last updated on 07/28/1990
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