Name: WO1 Otto Andreae Seamans, Jr.
Status: Killed In Action from an incident on 05/18/1967 while performing the duty of Pilot.
Age at death: 21.3
Date of Birth: 01/13/1946
Home City: Virginia Beach, VA
Service: AV branch of the reserve component of the U.S. Army.
Unit: B/1/9 CAV 1 CAV
Major organization: 1st Cavalry Division
Flight class: 66-19/66-17
Service: AV branch of the U.S. Army.
The Wall location: 20E-035
Aircraft: OH-13S tail number 63-09107
Service number: W3154917
Country: South Vietnam
Primary cause: Hostile Fire
Major attributing cause: aircraft connected not at sea
Compliment cause: small arms fire
Vehicle involved: helicopter
Position in vehicle: pilot
Started Tour: 01/10/1967
"Official" listing: helicopter air casualty - pilot
Length of service: 01
Location: Quang Ngai Province I Corps.
Military grid coordinates of event: BS820430
Reason: aircraft lost or crashed
Casualty type: Hostile - died while missing
single male U.S. citizen
Burial information: EASTERN SHORE CHAPEL CEMETERY, VIRGINIA BEACH, VA
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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