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Name: WO1 Michael Leigh Stacy
Status: Killed In Action from an incident on 03/15/1969 while performing the duty of Pilot.
Age at death: 22.3
Date of Birth: 12/06/1946
Home City: Washington, IL
Service: AV branch of the reserve component of the U.S. Army.
Unit: B/9 AVN 9 INF
Major organization: 9th Infantry Division
Flight class: 68-9/68-11
Service: AV branch of the U.S. Army.
The Wall location: 29W-049
Aircraft: AH-1G tail number 67-15792
Service number: W3161185
Country: South Vietnam
MOS: 062B = Helicopter Pilot, Utility and Light Cargo Single Rotor
Primary cause: A/C Accident
Major attributing cause: aircraft connected not at sea
Compliment cause: unknown
Vehicle involved: helicopter
Position in vehicle: pilot
Started Tour: 08/07/1968
"Official" listing: helicopter air casualty - pilot
Location: Long An Province III Corps.
Reason: aircraft lost or crashed
Casualty type: Non-hostile - died illness or injuries
single male U.S. citizen
Race: Caucasian
Religion: Roman Catholic
The following information secondary, but may help in explaining this incident.
Category of casualty as defined by the Army: non-battle dead Category of personnel: active duty Army Military class: warrant officer
This record was last updated on 04/26/2002

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