Name: WO1 Allan Emile Stahlstrom
Status: Killed In Action from an incident on 05/10/1969 while performing the duty of Aircraft Commander.
Age at death: 21.0
Date of Birth: 05/12/1948
Home City: Markham, TX
Service: AV branch of the reserve component of the U.S. Army.
Unit: B/25 AVN 25 INF
Major organization: 25th Infantry Division
Flight class: 68-21
Service: AV branch of the U.S. Army.
The Wall location: 25W-043
Short Summary: Gunship was shot down by ground fire and burned south of Cu Chi with pilot WO1 Roy Stephen thomas.
Aircraft: UH-1C tail number 66-15085
Service number: W3161812
Country: South Vietnam
MOS: 100B = Utility/Observation Helicopter Pilot
Primary cause: Hostile Fire
Major attributing cause: aircraft connected not at sea
Compliment cause: fire or burns
Vehicle involved: helicopter
Position in vehicle: co-pilot
Started Tour: 10/16/1968
"Official" listing: helicopter air casualty - other aircrew
Location: Hau Nghia Province III Corps.
Reason: aircraft lost or crashed
Casualty type: Hostile - killed
single male U.S. citizen
Religion: Roman Catholic
Burial information: PRAIRIE VIEW CEMETERY, ARANSAS PASS, TX
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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