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Name: WO1 Larry James Talley
Status: Killed In Action from an incident on 08/10/1969 while performing the duty of Aircraft Commander.
Age at death: 22.9
Date of Birth: 09/11/1946
Home City: Richmond, VA
Service: AV branch of the reserve component of the U.S. Army.
Unit: D/1/1 CAV, 23 INF
Major organization: Americal Division
Flight class: 69-7
Service: AV branch of the U.S. Army.
The Wall location: 20W-127
Aircraft: AH-1G tail number 67-15678
Call sign: SABER
Service number: W3164925
Country: South Vietnam
MOS: 100E = Attack 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: 07/01/1969
"Official" listing: helicopter air casualty - other aircrew
Location: Quang Nam Province I Corps.
Reason: aircraft lost or crashed
Casualty type: Hostile - killed
married male U.S. citizen
Race: Caucasian
Religion: Presbyterian
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
This record was last updated on 05/25/1998

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