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Name: CPT Frederick Lloyd Schram
Status: Killed In Action from an incident on 01/08/1968 while performing the duty of Aircraft Commander.
Age at death: 29.2
Date of Birth: 10/09/1938
Home City: Denver, CO
Service: reserve component of the U.S. Marine Corps.
Unit: HMH-463
Service: U.S. Marine Corps.
The Wall location: 33E-093
Short Summary: Crashed into mountain 18 miles S. of Dong Ha & burned. Bodies not recovered for some time.
Aircraft: CH-53A tail number 153710
Service number: 091884
Country: South Vietnam
MOS: 7564 = Pilot CH-53A/D Qualified
Primary cause: A/C Accident
Started Tour: 05/23/1967
"Official" listing: helicopter air casualty - pilot
Length of service: 06
Location: Thua Thien Province I Corps.
Military grid coordinates of event: YD234260
Reason: aircraft lost or crashed
Casualty type: Non-hostile - died of other causes
married male U.S. citizen
Race: Caucasian
Religion: Protestant - no denominational preference
This record was last updated on 11/08/1996

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