Information on U.S. Army helicopter UH-1H tail number 67-17402
The Army purchased this helicopter 0468
Total flight hours at this point: 00000664
Incident number: 68111717.KIA
Unit: 61 AHC
UTM grid coordinates: BS845002 (To see this location on a map, go to https://legallandconverter.com/p50.html and search on Grid Reference 49PBS845002)
Original source(s) and document(s) from which the incident was created or updated: Defense Intelligence Agency Helicopter Loss database. Also: OPERA (Operations Report. )
Summary: LRRP insertion into a booby trapped LZ. Three LRRPs and the CE killed. The aircraft burned.
Loss to Inventory
CE PFC WYMER WILLIAM CLIFFORD JR KIA
Passengers and/or other participants:
SP4 HAVEL RICHARD THOMAS, AR, PAX, KIA
SP4 MAY ROY EDWARD, AR, PAX, KIA
PFC ROCK GERALD FRANCIS, AR, PAX, KIA
This record was last updated on 04/21/2000
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