Name: CPT Robert Lee Sevell
Status: Killed In Action from an incident on 02/28/1968 while performing the duty of Pilot.
Age at death: 24.9
Date of Birth: 04/23/1943
Home City: Clark, NJ
Service: reserve component of the U.S. Marine Corps.
Service: U.S. Marine Corps.
The Wall location: 41E-072
Short Summary: Downed by HAW fire enroute to Khe Sanh on a recovery mission. Exploded on impact with the ground.
Aircraft: CH-46D tail number 153360
Service number: 093427
Country: South Vietnam
MOS: 7562 = Pilot CH-46 Qualified
Primary cause: Hostile Fire
Started Tour: 01/01/1968
"Official" listing: helicopter air casualty - other aircrew
Length of service: 02
Location: Quang Tri Province I Corps.
Reason: aircraft lost or crashed
Casualty type: Hostile - killed
married male U.S. citizen
Religion: Roman Catholic
Burial information: ST MARYS CEMETERY, RAHWAY, NJ
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