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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 76829
Last updated: 20 July 2017
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Date:20-AUG-1970
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic B06 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell OH-58 Kiowa
Owner/operator:56th TC, US Army
Registration: 68-16824
C/n / msn: 40138
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Gia Dinh, Long Binh, South Vietnan -   Vietnam
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Destroyed in combat 20 August 1970: shot down near Long Binh while doing low level recon. Of the four crew on board, one was killed, the other three (the Pilot and 2 members of the South Vietnam Army) were seriously injured. Contemporary press reports named the sole KIA fatality as 1st Lt Joseph H. Denig

Sources:

1. http://www.armyaircrews.com/kiowa_nam.html
2. http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/1968.html
3. http://www.vvmf.org/Wall-of-Faces/12932/JOSEPH-H-DENIG
4. http://www.geocities.ws/mmcmunn/memmemcf.html
5. News-Journal from Mansfield, Ohio Page 8 at http://www.newspapers.com/newspage/46112101/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
30-Nov--0001 00:00 ASN Archive
17-Apr-2015 22:02 Dr. John Smith Updated [Date, Registration, Cn, Operator, Total occupants, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Source, Narrative]

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