Name: CW3 Charles Irvin Stanley
Status: Body Not Recovered from an incident on 02/06/1969 while performing the duty of Pilot.
Declared dead on 06/19/1978.
Age at death: 22.4
Date of Birth: 09/25/1946
Home City: Cleveland, OH
Service: AV branch of the reserve component of the U.S. Army.
Unit: 282 AHC, 212 CAB
Major organization: 1st Aviation Brigade
Flight class: 68-515/68-27
Service: AV branch of the U.S. Army.
The Wall location: 33W-074
Short Summary: Crashed returning to LZ Vandergrif because of bad weather.
Aircraft: UH-1H tail number 67-17499
Service number: W3162215
Country: South Vietnam
Primary cause: SVN-BNR
Major attributing cause: aircraft connected not at sea
Compliment cause: unknown or not reported
Vehicle involved: helicopter
Position in vehicle: pilot
Vehicle ownership: commercial
Started Tour: 11/10/1968
"Official" listing: helicopter air casualty - pilot
The initial status of this person was: non-hostile missing - bonified
Length of service: *
Location: Quang Tri Province I Corps.
Military grid coordinates of event: YD182212
Reason: aircraft lost or crashed
Casualty type: Non-hostile - died while missing
single male U.S. citizen
Religion: Protestant - no denominational preference
Burial information: ARLINGTON NATIONAL CEMETERY, VA (GROUP)
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 07/29/1994
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