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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 192493
Last updated: 19 August 2017
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Date:03-DEC-1968
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic V10 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
North American OV-10A Bronco
Owner/operator:VMO-2, MAG-16, USMC
Registration: 155411
C/n / msn: 305-22
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Quang Nam, 6 miles South West of Da Nang, South Vietnam -   Vietnam
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Da Nang AB, South Vietnam (DAD/VVNN)
Destination airport:Da Nang AB, South Vietnam (DAD/VVNN)
Narrative:
OV-10A Bu No 155411 of VMO‑2, MAG‑16, USMC, Marble Mountain. Destroyed in combat December 3 1968: believed shot down by ground fire/AAA at Quang Nam, 6 miles South West of Da Nang, South Vietnam. The aircraft caught fire and burned out. Both crew - 1st Lt Robert Lyon Norton and 1st Lt Robert Arthur Carney - believed MIA/KIA. They were later confirmed KIA, and their bodies recovered. They were both interned together at Arlington National Cemetary on July 1, 1969

Sources:

1. http://www.ejection-history.org.uk/Aircraft_by_Type/OV_10_BRONCO.htm
2. http://www.joebaugher.com/navy_serials/thirdseries19.html
3. http://www.virtualwall.org/dn/NortonRL02a.htm
4. http://www.vvmf.org/Wall-of-Faces/38157/ROBERT-L-NORTON
5. http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=15150423
6. http://www.arlingtoncemetery.net/rlnorton.htm
7. http://www.arlingtoncemetery.net/racarney.htm
8. http://www.virtualwall.org/dc/CarneyRA01a.htm
9. http://findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GSvcid=424607&GRid=15150386&
10. http://www.vvmf.org/Wall-of-Faces/7963/ROBERT-A-CARNEY


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
02-Jan-2017 19:26 Dr. John Smith Added

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