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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 184660
Last updated: 24 November 2017
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Date:22-JAN-1968
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic H500 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Hughes OH-6A Cayuse
Owner/operator:A Troop, 7th Squadron, 17th Cavalry Regiment, US Arm
Registration: 66-07832
C/n / msn: 0146
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Pleiku Province, South Vietnam -   Vietnam
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Assigned to A Troop, 7th Squadron, 17th Cavalry Regiment "Ruthless Riders" from November 1967 to January 1968. Destroyed when shot down by small arms fire 22-01-1968 at Pleiku Province, South Vietnam. One crew killed (SP4 Dale S. Puishis); other two crerwmembers injured

Sources:

1. http://armyaircrews.com/cayuse_2.html
2. http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/1966.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
20-Feb-2016 19:55 Dr.John Smith Added

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